Place:Awre, Gloucestershire, England


Alt namesAvresource: Domesday Book (1985) p 111
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates51.767°N 2.433°W
Located inGloucestershire, England
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Awre is a village and civil parish in the Forest of Dean district of Gloucestershire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,644. The parish includes Awre and the larger village of Blakeney, and also Etloe, Gatcombe, Two Bridges and Viney Hill.

Between 1851 and 1959 the village was served by Awre for Blakeney railway station.

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