Place:Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England

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NameBerkeley
Alt namesBerchelaisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 111
TypeTown
Coordinates51.7°N 2.45°W
Located inGloucestershire, England
Contained Places
Castle
Berkeley Castle
source: Family History Library Catalog
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Berkeley (Burklee to older locals) is a town and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England. It lies in the Vale of Berkeley between the east bank of the River Severn and the M5 motorway within the Stroud administrative district. The town is noted for Berkeley Castle where the imprisoned Edward II was murdered.

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