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Churcham, Gloucestershire

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Churcham, Gloucestershire

Churcham is a small village and civil parish in the Forest of Dean District of Gloucestershire in England, located 4 miles west of Gloucester. It has a population of 669. Churcham has two schools: Churcham Primary School, a small C of E school with 59 pupils in two classes, and The School of the Lion, an independent Christian school, for students aged 4-19. There are a number of businesses situated in Churcham and the surrounding area.
DistrictForest of Dean
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO7618
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01452
Population669 (2001)

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


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

Churcham, par., township, and vil., in E. of co. and 4 miles SW. of Gloucester, near river Severn -- par., 4264 ac., pop. 849; township, 2260 ac., pop. 510; P.O.

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