Clifford Chambers

Photo of Timber framed rectory by Colin Craig, some rights reserved.

Clifford Chambers Gloucestershire Family History

Clifford Chambers is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire. Clifford Chambers was transferred from Gloucestershire to Warwickshire in 1931.

Parish church: St Helen

Parish registers begin: 1538

Nonconformists include:

14th-century west tower of St Helens parish church, Clifford Chambers, Warwickshire. Until 1931 this parish was in Gloucestershire. The copyright on this image is owned by Dave Bushell and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Parishes adjacent to Clifford Chambers

  • Atherstone on Stour
  • Marston Sicca
  • Preston on Stour
  • Quinton
  • Stratford on Avon
  • Weston on Avon
  • Alveston

Historical Description

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CLIFFORD-CHAMBERS, a parish in the district of Stratford-on-Avon and county of Gloucester; on the Stratford railway, 2 miles S. of Stratford-on-Avon. It has a post office under Stratford-on-Avon. Acres, 2, 500. Real property, £2, 843. Pop., 344. Houses, 74. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £172. Patron, the Rev. T. G. Tyndall. The church has a Norman door, and is very good. Charities, £37. Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Stratford on Avon
  • 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: Stratford on Avon
  • Hundred: Tewkesbury
  • Province: Canterbury