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Batsford, Gloucestershire

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Batsford, Gloucestershire

Batsford is a village and civil parish in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 99. The village is about 1½ miles north-west of Moreton-in-Marsh. There is a falconry centre close to the village and Batsford Arboretum is nearby, situated on the Cotswold escarpment. Moreton-in-Marsh and Batsford War Memorial, on the High Street in Moreton-in-Marsh, commemorates the village's dead of two World Wars.
Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSP1833
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityGloucestershire

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

Batisford ~ Battisford ~ Beceshore

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

Batsford, par., E. Gloucestershire, 2 miles NE. of Moreton-in-the-Marsh, 932 ac., pop. 109; contain.

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