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Falfield, South Gloucestershire

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Falfield, South Gloucestershire

Falfield is a village, located near the northern border of the South Gloucestershire district of Gloucestershire, England. The area has a Wotton-under-Edge (GL12) post code and so is often incorrectly listed as being in the Stroud district of Gloucestershire. Falfield is clustered mainly along the A38 road. It is also the first stop from Junction 14 of the M5. It has a large garden centre, and two prisons nearby.
Administrative CountySouth Gloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST6893
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset

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

Falfield, eccl. dist. and vil., Thornbury par., W. Gloucestershire -- dist., pop. 628; vil., 2 miles NE. of Thornbury; P.O., T.O.

Falfield, South Gloucestershire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

FALFIELD, a chapelry, in the parish, union, and Lower division of the hundred, of Thornbury, W. division of the county of Gloucester, 4 miles (N. E. by E.) from Thornbury, and on the road from Gloucester to Bristol; containing 424 inhabitants.

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