Wootton or Wotton St Mary Within, Gloucestershire

Historical Description

Wootton, or Wotton, St Mary Within, a hamlet and a ville in Gloucester St Mary de Lode parish, Gloucestershire, adjacent to Gloucester city, and almost entirely within the borough of Gloucester. Acreage, 308; population, 3564. The old county and city lunatic asylum is here.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Gloucestershire
Hundred Dudstone and Kings Barton
Poor Law union Gloucester

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Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of the county of Gloucester, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.