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Charfield, South Gloucestershire

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Charfield, South Gloucestershire

Charfield is a village and civil parish in South Gloucestershire, England lying near the Little Avon River and south-west of the town of Wotton-under-Edge. It is a medium sized village of about 2500 residents, with three pubs (Pear Tree, Railway Tavern and The Plough Inn), a convenience store - Steve's Shop, two hairdressers, a safety testing/heating shop, a petrol station, and a post office. It has two churches, and a large Land Rover dealership (on the site of the former railway station).
Post townWOTTON-UNDER-EDGE
Administrative CountySouth Gloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridST7292
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
 

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

Cirvelde

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

Charfield, par. and vil. with ry. sta., W. Gloucestershire, 1 mile NE. of Thornbury, 1383 ac., pop. 553; P.O.

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