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Coln St Dennis is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places included in the parish: Calcot (or Calcut).

Alternative names: Coln St Denis

Parish church: St. James

Parish registers begin: 1561

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Coln St Dennis

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

COLN-ST. DENIS, a parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; on the river Colne, near the Fosse way, 3 miles SSW of Nortlhleach, and 8 NE by N of Cirencester r. station. Post town, Northleach, under Cheltenham. Acres, 2,430. Real property, £2,513. Pop., 206. Houses, 45. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £400. Patron, Pembroke College, Oxford. The church is Norman and good.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Coln (St. Dennis), 2½ miles S.W. Northleach. P. 200

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


Coln Saint Denis Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Northleach
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Pre 1836 – Gloucester, Post 1835 – Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Northleach
  • Poor Law Union: Northleach
  • Hundred: Deerhurst
  • Province: Canterbury