Gloucester Journal Monday 11 October 1802
The inclosure of the old Chedworth open fields
was not welcomed by all:
Whereas intimation has been given, of an intended application to Parliament for leave to bring in a Bill, to inclose the Common and Waste Lands, Woods and Downs within the parish of Chedworth in the County of Gloucester. Notice is hereby given, that we whose Names are hereto annexed are determined to oppose such Inclosure, as inimical to our interests in the said Commonable Lands. Dated this 25th day of September 1802.