Hucclecote

St Philip and St James Church, Larkhay Road, Hucclecote, Gloucestershire. © Copyright Christine Matthews and licensed for reuse under this [Creative Commons Licence](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/).

Hucclecote Gloucestershire Family History

Hucclecote is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire formed from Churchdown parish in 1851.

Parish church: St Philip and St James

Parish registers begin: 1851

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Hucclecote

  • Brockworth
  • Upton St Leonards
  • Gloucester St Mary de Lode
  • Barnwood
  • Churchdown

Historical Description

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Hucclecote, a hamlet and a chapelry in Churchdown parish, Gloucestershire. The hamlet lies on Ermine street, 2½ miles E by S of Gloucester r. station. Post town, Gloucester. Acres, 1, 517. Real property, £3, 809. Pop., 460. The property is much subdivided. There are some brick works.—The chapelry is less extensive than the hamlet, and was constituted in 1851. Pop., 359. Houses, 71. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £63. Patron, the Bishop of Gloucester and Bristol. The church has a bell turret, and is very good. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and a national school.

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

Huckle-Cot, 3 miles E. Gloucester. P. 4515

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

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Gloucester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Gloucester
  • Poor Law Union: Gloucester
  • Hundred: Dudstone and King’s Barton
  • Province: Canterbury