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Elkstone, Gloucestershire

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Elkstone, Gloucestershire

Elkstone is a village and civil parish in the English county of Gloucestershire. In the 2001 United Kingdom census, the parish had a population of 203. Approximately 7 miles south of its post town, Cheltenham, and approximately 8 miles north-west of Cirencester, Elkstone lies within the Cotswolds, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
DistrictCotswold
Post townCheltenham
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO9612
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01285
Population203 (2001 Census)
 

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

Elchestane

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

Elkstone, par. and vil., E. Gloucestershire, 7½ miles NW. of Cirencester, 2058 ac., pop. 237.

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