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Tibberton, Gloucestershire

Historical Description

Tibberton, a parish in Gloucestershire, 1 mile W of Barber's Bridge station on the G.W.R., 3½ miles SE of Newent, and 5 NW of Gloucester. It has a post office under Gloucester; money order office, Newent; telegraph office, Huntley. Acreage, 1406; population, 314. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol; net value, £188 with residence. The church is good, and there is a Wesleyan chapel.

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


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

Ancient CountyGloucestershire 
Ecclesiastical parishTibberton Holy Trinity 
Hundredthe Duchy of Lancaster 
Poor Law unionNewent 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

The parish register dates from the year 1708.

The register dates from the year 1558.

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


Church of England

Holy Trinity (parish church)

The church of the Holy Trinity is an edifice of stone, in the Norman style, consisting of chancel, nave, west porch and a western tower containing 2 bells: it was restored in 1908 and a Sunday school built at a total cost of £1,050: there are sittings for 160 persons.


Wesleyan Chapel

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Tibberton from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Tibberton 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 districtGL19
Post TownGloucester