Place:


Kiftsgate  Gloucestershire

 

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

KIFTSGATE, a hundred in Gloucester; contiguous to Warwick and Worcester; cut into two divisions, lower and upper; and containing, in the l. div., nineteen parishes, -in the n. div., sixteen parishes, and parts of three others. Acres of the l. div., 45, 535. Pop. in 1851, 8, 038. Houses, 1, 695. Acres of the u. div., 36, 888. Pop. in 1851, 7, 366. Houses, 1, 553. Pop. of the whole, in 1861, 15, 533. Houses, 3, 428.

Kiftsgate through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/21146

Date accessed: 20th September 2021


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