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Kempley, Gloucestershire

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Kempley, Gloucestershire

Kempley is a village in the Forest of Dean district of Gloucestershire, England, close to the border with Herefordshire. It lies 12 miles northwest of Gloucester and is 5 and 8 miles respectively from the market towns of Newent and Ledbury. The small village (230 residents) has two notable churches, one dedicated to St Mary and another to St Edward the Confessor.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO6729
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire

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

Kempley, par., Gloucestershire, 5 miles NW. of Newent, 1564 ac., pop. 281.

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