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Quedgeley, Gloucestershire

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Quedgeley, Gloucestershire

Quedgeley is a suburb of Gloucester, England, situated southwest of the city. It is the only civil parish within the city and has a population of 11,800. The parish church is St James and is known to have been established before 1137. The octagonal font has panels of gold, coloured tessarae, and blue forest stone. The font is 12th century but was a donation by the then Rev'd Winstone Hayward for the re-opening of the church in 1857.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO8114
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01452

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

Quedgeley, par. and vil., in co. and 3 miles SW. of Gloucester, 1453 ac., pop. 474; P.O.; near vil. is Quedgeley House, seat.

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