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Fretherne, Gloucestershire

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Fretherne, Gloucestershire

Fretherne is a settlement in Gloucestershire, England. It forms the civil parish of Fretherne with Saul with the village of Saul. In the Domesday Book of 1086 it is recorded as held by Turstin FitzRolf.
Post townGloucester
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO7309
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01452

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

Fethanieag ~ Fridorne

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

Fretherne, par., W. Gloucestershire, on river Severn, 7½ miles NW. of Stroud, 558 ac., pop. 239; contains the seat of Fretherne Lodge.

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