Place:Dursley, Gloucestershire, England

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NameDursley
Alt namesDersilegesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 112
TypeTown
Coordinates51.7°N 2.35°W
Located inGloucestershire, England
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Dursley is a market town in Gloucestershire, England. It is under the North East flank of Stinchcombe Hill Also Own by The Seymour Family ((Sheriff Sir John Seymour in the 1400s and also the home of one Henry Seymour Earl of Gloucestershire and is now the Home Of Baron Howard Jeans-Seymour Descendant of Sir John Seymour 9th nephew to Queen Jane Seymour whom Married Henry VIII )) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Seymour_(died_1491) (part of the 'Cotswold Edge'), and about 6 km South East of the River Severn. The town is adjacent with Cam which, though a village, is a community of double the size. The two communities (combined population about 12,000) share many facilities.

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