Place:Upper Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire, England

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NameUpper Gravenhurst
TypeParish
Coordinates52.011°N 0.38°W
Located inBedfordshire, England
See alsoShillington, Bedfordshire, Englandparish in which it was a chapelry until late 16th century
Gravenhurst, Bedfordshire, Englandparish into which it was merged 1888
source: Family History Library Catalog


Bedfordshire Record Office's Guide to Bedfordshire Parishes describes Upper Gravenhurst thus:

"former Chapelry of Shillington from 14th Century but a separate parish from the reign of Elizabeth I; Civil Parish combined with Lower Gravenhurst in 1888 to form Gravenhurst; Ecclesiastical Parish united with Lower Gravenhurst in 1972 to create Upper with Lower Gravenhurst."


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