Stanway, Gloucestershire

Stanway is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1573

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Stanway

  • Cutsdean
  • Temple Guiting
  • Bourton on the Hill
  • Hailes
  • Toddington
  • Didbrook
  • Snowshill
  • Guiting Power with Farmcote
  • Stanton

Historical Descriptions

Stanway

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Stanway, a parish in the upper division of the hund. of Tewksbury, union of Winchcombe, county of Gloucester; 3½ miles north-east by north of Winchcombe. Living, a discharged vicarage, formerly in the arehd. and dio. of Gloucester, now in the dio. of Gloucester and Bristol; rated at £9, returned at £71 17s.; gross income £220. Tithes commuted in 1810. Patroness, in 1841, Lady Elcho. Here are 3 daily schools. Charities, in 1829, £9 18s. per annum. Poor rates, in 1838, £125 16s. Acres 3,390. Houses 78. A.P. £3,736. Pop., in 1801, 342; in 1831, 401

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Taddington

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Taddington, a hamlet in Stanway parish, Gloucester; 4 ¼ miles NE of Winchcomb.

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

Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845

Taddington, a hamlet, in the parish of Stanway, union of Winchcomb, Upper division of the hundred of Tewkesbury, E. division of the county of Gloucester; containing 65 inhabitants.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.

Poll Books

Stanway Poll Book 1834 - Google Books

Administration

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