A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds

Covering the 18 parishes of the Cotswold hundreds of Bisley and Longtree and includes the market towns of Stroud, Tetbury, Painswick, and Minchinhampton.

Victoria County History - Gloucestershire.

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A P Baggs. A R J Jurica. W J Sheils, 'A History of the County of Gloucester', in A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds, (London, 1976). British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/glos/vol11 [accessed 17 June 2024].

A P Baggs. A R J Jurica. W J Sheils. "A History of the County of Gloucester", in A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds, (London, 1976). British History Online, accessed June 17, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/glos/vol11.

Baggs, A P. Jurica, A R J. Sheils, W J. "A History of the County of Gloucester", in A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds, (London, 1976), British History Online. Web. 17 June 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/glos/vol11.

Table of Contents

Title Page(s)
List of illustrations x-xi
List of maps and plans xii
Editorial note xiii
Classes of documents in the Public Record Office used xv
Gloucestershire record office accumulations xvi
Note on abbreviations xvii-xix
Bisley Hundred 1-3
Bisley: Introduction 4-11
Bisley: Manors and other estates 11-20
Bisley: Economic history 20-30
Bisley: Local government 30-32
Bisley: Churches 32-36
Bisley: Roman catholicism 36
Bisley: Protestant nonconformity 36-37
Bisley: Education 37-40
Bisley: Charities for the poor 40
Edgeworth: Introduction 41-42
Edgeworth: Manor and other estates 42-44
Edgeworth: Economic history 44-45
Edgeworth: Local government 45
Edgeworth: Church 45-46
Edgeworth: Nonconformity 46
Edgeworth: Education 46-47
Edgeworth: Charities for the poor 47
Miserden: Introduction 47-49
Miserden: Manors and other estates 49-52
Miserden: Economic history 52-53
Miserden: Local government 53-54
Miserden: Church 54-55
Miserden: Nonconformity 55-56
Miserden: Education 56
Miserden: Charities for the poor 56
Painswick: Introduction 56-65
Painswick: Manors and other estates 65-70
Painswick: Economic history 70-79
Painswick: Local government 79-80
Painswick: Churches 80-83
Painswick: Roman catholicism 83
Painswick: Protestant nonconformity 83-85
Painswick: Education 85-86
Painswick: Charities for the poor 86-87
Sapperton: Introduction 87-90
Sapperton: Manors and other estates 90-93
Sapperton: Economic history 93-96
Sapperton: Local government 96
Sapperton: Church 96-98
Sapperton: Nonconformity 98
Sapperton: Education 98-99
Sapperton: Charities for the poor 99
Stroud: Introduction 99-104
Stroud: Growth of the town and outlying settlements 104-111
Stroud: Manors and other estates 111-119
Stroud: Economic history 119-132
Stroud: Social life 132-134
Stroud: Local government and public services 134-136
Stroud: Churches 136-140
Stroud: Nonconformity 140-141
Stroud: Jews 141
Stroud: Education 141-144
Stroud: Charities for the poor 144-145
Winstone: Introduction 145-147
Winstone: Manors and other estates 147-148
Winstone: Economic history 148-149
Winstone: Church 149-151
Winstone: Nonconformity 151
Winstone: Education 151
Winstone: Charities for the poor 151
Longtree Hundred 152-155
Avening: Introduction 156-157
Avening: Manors and other estates 157-160
Avening: Economic history 160-162
Avening: Local government 162
Avening: Church 162-164
Avening: Nonconformity 164-165
Avening: Education 165
Avening: Charities for the poor 165-166
Cherington: Introduction 166-168
Cherington: Manor and other estates 168-170
Cherington: Economic history 170-173
Cherington: Local government 173
Cherington: Church 173-175
Cherington: Nonconformity 175
Cherington: Education 175
Cherington: Charities for the poor 175
Horsley: Introduction 175-177
Horsley: Manor and other estates 177-179
Horsley: Economic history 179-181
Horsley: Local government 181-182
Horsley: Church 182-183
Horsley: Nonconformity 183
Horsley: Education 183-184
Horsley: Charities for the poor 184
Minchinhampton: Introduction 184-190
Minchinhampton: Manors and other estates 190-193
Minchinhampton: Economic history 193-200
Minchinhampton: Local government 200-201
Minchinhampton: Churches 201-204
Minchinhampton: Roman catholicism 204
Minchinhampton: Protestant nonconformity 204-205
Minchinhampton: Education 205