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Shorncote - OPC Vacancy

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Shorncote - All Saints Shorncote - All Saints

Shorncote Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Ashton Keynes - Siddington (GLS) - Somerford Keynes


Websites of Interest

GenUKI - For information on Wiltshire and Shorncote
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies
Wiltshire Community History - Historical information for parishes within the Wiltshire County jurisdiction.


The Parish Church of All Saints

Parish Registers held at Gloucester Record Office

Baptisms 1709-1810
Marriages 1708-1750 and 1762-1805 and 1814-1837
Burials 1712-1809
BTs are held at WSHC
BTs 1839-1879 are held at Bristol Record Office


Parish History

Shorncote or Shorncutt or Sharncote is 6 miles north west of Cricklade and 3 miles south of Cirencester (Gloucestershire).  The parish transferred from Wiltshire to Gloucestershire jurisdiction in 1897 

Civil Registration

1837 - Present Cirencester Registration District


Buildings and Land


Crime and Legal Matters

Inmates of Gloucester Gaol 1815-1879



Post Office Directory 1855




Emigration and Migration


Employment and Business


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts


Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772          Poll Book 1818           Voters List 1832          Voters Lists Revisions 1843           Poll Book 1868


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse




War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy



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