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St Rose’s Convent, Stroud

Former Dominican Third Order Convent of St Rose of Lima, Beeches Green, Stroud Buildings designed by Benjamin Bucknall of Woodchester Park Mansion fame and erected between 1862 and 1882. The … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

Dunn Family of the Stroud Valleys

WILKINS AND DUNN FAMILIES   James Wilkins (1720-1783) and Mary Smith (1722-1789) of Leonard Stanley and Stroud  |  Elizabeth Wilkins and William Dunn of Kings Stanley  |  Susannah Dunn (1781-1843) … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Upfield Preparatory School for Boys, Stroud

UPFIELD PREPARATORY SCHOOL FOR BOYS, Stratford Lodge, Stroud by Richard Barton  Stratford Lodge was built in the early 19th century. It was the last home of Walter Stanton M.P The Stroud … Continue reading

May 25, 2016 · 2 Comments

Catholics in Stroud

Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Century References to Catholicism in Stroud By Richard Barton (1990) In February 1846 the Blessed Dominic Barberi wrote to his General, in Italy, with details of … Continue reading

May 4, 2016 · Leave a comment