Upper Slaughter  Gloucestershire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Upper Slaughter like this:

SLAUGHTER (Upper), a parish in Stow-on-the-Wold district, Gloucester; 1½ mile NNW of Bourton-on-the-Water r. station. Post town, Lower Slaughter, under Moreton-in-the-Marsh. Acres, 1,390. Real property, £2,140. Pop., 241. Houses, 52. The manor belongs to the Rev. E. F. Witts and the Rev. J. Todd. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £158.* Patron, the Rev. E. F. Witts. The church is Norman and early English. There are an endowed school with £11 a year, and charities £61.

Upper Slaughter through time

Upper Slaughter is now part of Cotswold district. Click here for graphs and data of how Cotswold has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Upper Slaughter itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Upper Slaughter, in Cotswold and Gloucestershire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th January 2022

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