Cambridge  Gloucestershire


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

CAMBRIDGE, a hamlet in Shinbridge parish, Gloucester; on the river Cam, 4 miles NNW of Dursley. It has a post office under Stonehouse. It was known to the Saxons as Cwatbriege; and was the scene of a battle, in the time of Edward the Elder, between the Saxons and the Danes.

Cambridge through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 03rd December 2021

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