Preston (near Cirencester) is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.
Parish registers begin: 1677
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist
Preston, 1½ mile S.E. Cirencester. P. 220
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850
Preston, co. Gloucester.
P. T. Cirencester (89) 2 m. ESE. Pop. 160.
A parish in the hundred of Crowthorne and Minety; living, a vicarage in the archdeaconry and diocese of Gloucester; valued in K. B. 9l. lOs. 7½d.; church ded. to All Saints; patron (1829) T. Masters, Esq.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. III; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.