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Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire

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Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire

Hewelsfield is a village and parish in the Forest of Dean District of Gloucestershire, England. It is located 6 miles south of Coleford and 5 miles north-east of Chepstow, close to the Wye valley and partly within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The parish also includes the separate village of Brockweir.
DistrictForest of Dean
Post townLYDNEY
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO5602
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
 

Other names by which Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire has been known in the past

Hiwoldestone

Hewelsfield, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hewelsfield, par., W. Gloucestershire, 7 miles S. of Coleford, 1592 ac., pop. 452.

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