0004a…Gypsy Patch Lane

owlA History of STOKE GIFFORD & Nearby Parishes
Edited by Adrian Kerton

Ros Broomhead writes: There were no houses in Gypsy Patch Lane, which was a favourite site for gypsies to camp. Gypsies had been camping on the roadside for many years and that is in fact, how it got its name of  Gypsy Patch Lane.

This photo was not taken at Gypsy Patch lane but is typical of the time.

gypsy patch lane