Place:Ampney Crucis, Gloucestershire, England


NameAmpney Crucis
Alt namesAmpney-Crucissource: Family History Library Catalog
Omenelsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 111
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates51.717°N 1.9°W
Located inGloucestershire, England
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source: Family History Library Catalog

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Ampney Crucis is a village and civil parish in the Cotswolds, part of the Cotswold District of Gloucestershire, England. The parish has a population of 609. In the Domesday Book of 1086 it was held by Turstin FitzRolf.

The Ampney Brook flows through the village, which is near to Ampney St Mary and Ampney St Peter, and is about three miles east of Cirencester. The village takes its name from the brook and the local church, which is dedicated to the Holy Cross.

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