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Our parish, Mangotsfield, including Downend

Arthur Emlyn Jones

Our parish, Mangotsfield, including Downend

a brief account of its origin and history

by Arthur Emlyn Jones

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Published by W.F. Mack in Bristol .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Arthur Emlyn Jones.
The Physical Object
Pagination285p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18383243M

- More Mangotsfield history; - Mangotsfield picture past: A Collection of old photographs of Mangotsfield, Staple Hill and Downend; - Our parish: Mangotsfield and Downend; - An Oldland boy looks back: Memories of life in Oldland Common during the s and s; - Portishead parish history; - The Book of Portishead. Welcome to the website of the parishes of St Augustine of Canterbury, Downend and St John Fisher, Frenchay. Sunday Mass times at St Augustine's are at 6pm for the Saturday Vigil and am for the Sunday morning Mass, which has a children liturgy.

17/03/ Royal Air Force Air Cadets. Update on COVID for all Air Cadet Units. COVID In line with the latest Government guidelines and to protect the health of our air cadets and adult volunteers, all air cadet face-to-face activity is suspended as of hrs today until further notice. SUMMARY FIRST STEP ON THE LADDER! This TWO bedroom apartment offers 15FT living room and allocated parking space. The ideal BUY TO LET it is offered CHAIN FREE. DESCRIPTION DOWNEND AND MANGOTSFIELD Both traditional Mangotsfield (mentioned in the Domesday Book) and nearby Downend provide options for shopping, eating and relaxing.

Here at The Lamb Inn you'll find everything you'd expect from a traditional local pub in Mangotsfield - but with a bit of added sizzle. Just a stone's throw from Emersons Green, Downend and Staple Hill, we're the perfect place to watch the footy with friends or enjoy a bit of banter over your favourite beers. Sun 25 am Downend People of the Parish Fri 30 am Mangotsfield Interment of Jean Horrill’s Ashes into Mangotsfield Cemetery Marathon. I am delighted to say the final total raised for our Parish Project, JDRF is £4, (£5, including Gift Aid). I am so grateful for all your support.


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Our parish, Mangotsfield, including Downend by Arthur Emlyn Jones Download PDF EPUB FB2

It was converted to its present community use in as Downend Folk House, where the Downend Local History Society holds its meetings.

The society publishes various books on the parish history and also has re-printed Rev. Arthur Emlyn-Jones’ book “Our Parish: Mangotsfield and Downend” first published in Free 2-day shipping. Buy Our Parish: Mangotsfield, Including Downend () at Buy Our Parish Mangotsfield, Including Downend; A Brief Account of Its Origin and History 1st Edition by Rev.

Emlyn Jones (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Author: Rev. Emlyn Jones. Sources for the above include the National Archives, Oxford University Alumni,'The University of London and its Colleges' by Stanley Gordon Francis Wilson, (pp ), 'Our Parish Mangotsfield Including Downend' by Arthur Emlyn-Jones () and various Kelly's county directories.

Our Parish Mangotsfield, Including Downend: A Brief Account Of Its Origin And History - by Arthur Emlyn Jones; Mangotsfield Picture Past: No. 3 - by Downend Local History Society; Mangotsfield Picture Past 2 - by Downend Local History Society.

The Society exists to promote an interest in local history and in particular that of Downend, Mangotsfield, Staple Hill and the newer areas such as Emerson's Green. These areas were originally all in the ancient parish of Mangotsfield, Gloucestershire.

Downend Local History Society is a Society of the Downend Folk House Association. It doesn't often snow in Bristol – and the comination of bright sunlight and snow is even more unusual. But this was the scene on the morning of 3 February Christ Church, Downend, Gloucestershire was built as a chapel of ease to St James, Mangotsfield, in and was elevated to a parish church in when an Act of Parliament made Downend a independent parish.

It contains Views: 12K. By Frances was living on her own near Reform Place, Downend, due to the Rev. Brodie moving to live in Cornwallis Crescent, Clifton.

There is a quite novel story relating to Frances, recorded by Rev Arthur Emlyn Jones in his book Our Parish, Mangotsfield and Downend. NOTE DUE TO COVID 19 ALL OUR MEETINGS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE WE HOPE TO RESTART IN EARLY - WATCH THIS SITE.

Welcome to our Web Site. Updated 8th August Covering aspects of local history relating to the areas of Downend, Mangotsfield, Staple Hill and the newer surrounding districts such as Emerson's Green. This fine house at the corner of Shrubbery Road and Downend Road in Downend near Bristol was built in Its original occupant was the Rev John Walter Dann.

He had recently succeeded the first Vicar of Downend, Rev Alfred Peache, who had held the post since In the early years of the present century Downend Vicarage became a day nursery.

From its consecration in until Views: 16K. Local newspaper packed with news, information and advertising for the residents and businesses of Downend, Bromley Heath, Mangotsfield and Staple Hill.

Facts about Downend. Downend, South Gloucestershire is a north eastern suburb of Bristol and lies adjacent to Staple Hill, Frenchay, Mangotsfield and the new village of Emersons Green. Downend has a small local shopping centre and close by is the bustling shopping centre in the High Street of Staple Hill.

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay. Parish: Downend and Bromley Heath.

EX-MANGOTSFIELD UD NORTH STREET Downend No (Downend. Product: PDF Books About The History Of GloucestershireIncluding Transcripts Of Parish RegistersOn 1 DVDTranscripts Of Registers01 Berkeley - Bapt. Bristol and Avon Family History Society. Please select how many records you wish to view per page in the select box to the right.

The Willy Wicket was previously Wick Wick Farm, in the ancient parish of Mangotsfield. The parish of Downend was formed in County assize records show the farm as 'Wekwicha' in 'Wic' is old English for 'dairy farm' and 'Wike' was derived from an old surnames.

So this, in effect, our eccentric name really means Wick's Dairy Farm. 'OUR PARISH: MANGOTSFIELD, INCLUDING DOWNED: A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF ITS ORIGIN AND HISTORY' [rev arthur emlyn jones] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Emersons Green Town Westerleigh Road, Emersons Green BS16 7AN Tel: Your tour begins at Mangotsfield Church, the oldest part of the parish, and continues with visits to some of the coal mines and farms that once dominated the area, the Common, local pubs and the railway station.

The history of Downend is explored in full, from its beginnings as a secluded village to its post-war transformation. Average Downend council tax bill will top £1, People living in areas with no parish council, including most of Staple Hill and Mangotsfield, face a special expenses charge of £ for Band.

Mangotsfield is a popular location, mentioned in the Domesday Book. The area and its neighbours, Downend and Emersons Green, benefit from a vast array of amenities including well known shops and supermarkets, restaurants, schools, health care facilities and banks.Mind you, I believe he only played at Downend once!

As well as an accomplished cricketer he was a doctor with a practice in nearby Easton. The church itself was built as a chapel of ease to St James, Mangotsfield, in and was elevated to a parish church in when an Act of 40 pins.English: Christ Church parish church, Downend, Bristol, seen from the northeast in snow.

Taken on the morning of 5 February Christ Church, Downend, Gloucestershire was built as a chapel of ease to St James, Mangotsfield, in and was elevated to a parish church in when an Act of Parliament made Downend a independent parish.