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Doynton, South Gloucestershire

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Doynton, South Gloucestershire

Doynton is a village in South Gloucestershire, England. In Doynton there is a pub, The Cross House, there is also a park and playing field. In the middle of the village there is a hall which is used for meetings and entertainment purposes. The church in Doynton has been noted for its herringbone masonry (around 12th century) on the south wall. The River Boyd also runs through the northern end of the village.
Administrative CountySouth Gloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST7174
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
 

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

Didintone

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

Doynton, par. and vil., W. Gloucestershire, 5 miles S. of Chipping Sodbury, 1728 ac., pop. 402; P.O.

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