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Gorsley, Gloucestershire

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Gorsley, Gloucestershire

Gorsley is an area in the southwest Midlands of England, on the border between Gloucestershire and Herefordshire. Gorsley itself is in Gloucestershire, forming part of the civil parish of Gorsley and Kilcot, but nearby Gorsley Common and Little Gorsley are both in Herefordshire. The Anglican church parish is combined with Cliffords Mesne. Gorsley is 7 km west of Newent, 11 km east of Ross-on-Wye and 21 km south of Ledbury.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO6825
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire

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

Gorsley, hamlet, Newent par., W. Gloucestershire, and eccl. dist. (Gorsley and Clifford's Mesne), partly in Linton par., Herefordshire -- dist., pop. 1209; the hamlet is 2 miles SW. of Newent.

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