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Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

Charlton Kings is a suburb of Cheltenham in Gloucestershire, England. The area constitutes a civil parish. Prior to the Local Government Act 1972 coming into force on 1 April 1974, it had been an urban district. Its population is just over 10,000. The River Chelt enters the suburb of Charlton Kings from the easterly direction. The Cotswold Way National Trail is on its eastern boundary and runs alongside Dowdeswell Reservoir dam and Woods.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO9620
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityGloucestershire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01242

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

Charlton Kings, par. and ry. sta., E. Gloucester, partly in parl. bor. of Cheltenham, pop. 3950.

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