Winterbourne, Gloucestershire

Winterbourne is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places included in the parish: Hambrook

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1600

Nonconformists include: Independent Methodist, Independent/Congregational, Presbyterian, Society of Friends/Quaker, Wesleyan Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Reform.

Parishes adjacent to Winterbourne

  • Mangotsfield
  • Stoke Gifford
  • Almondsbury
  • Downend
  • Coalpit Heath
  • Westerleigh
  • Frenchay
  • Frampton Cotterell
  • Pucklechurch

Historical Descriptions

Hambrook

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Hambrook, a hamlet in Winterbourne parish, Gloucester; 5 miles NNE of Bristol. It has a post-office under Bristol. Real property, £5,012; of which £63 are in quarries, and £50 in iron-works. Pop., with Frenchay, 1,621. Houses, 358.

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

Administration

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