Gloucestershire, England

Owlpen Manor (courtesy of Derek Harper)

Visitor Information

Gloucestershire is a county in South West England. The county comprises part of the Cotswold Hills, part of the flat fertile valley of the River Severn, and the entire Forest of Dean.

The county town is the city of Gloucester, and other principal towns include Cheltenham, Cirencester, Stroud and Tewkesbury. Gloucestershire borders the preserved county of Gwent in Wales (now Monmouthshire), and in England the ceremonial counties of Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire and Somerset.


Haunted Hotspot

Woodchester Mansion

Phenomena include apparitions, audible and tactile effects.

These are reportedly connected to American and Canadian troops killed in an accident in training there during World War 2.