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Drybrook, Gloucestershire

Historical Description

Drybrook, a hamlet in the Forest of Dean, East Dean township, and Holy Trinity ecclesiastical parish, Gloucestershire, 6 miles NW of Newnham. It has a station (Drybrook Road) on the Severn and Wye, Severn Bridge and Monmouth railway, and a post, money order, and telegraph office under Mitcheldean (R.S.O.) There is a Congregational chapel.

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

Church Records

The Gloucestershire Parish Registers are available online at Ancestry, in association with Gloucestershire Archives.

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Gloucestershire is available to browse.


Online maps of Drybrook are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Gloucestershire online:

Visitations Heraldic

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

DistrictForest of Dean
RegionSouth West
Postal districtGL17