Is Glos the correct abbreviation for gloucester?
- BookbinderLv 77 months agoFavorite Answer
No, it is not. Glos is the correct abbreviation for the county of Gloucestershire. You asked if Glos is the correct abbreviation for Gloucester; Gloucester is the county town, and not a county! So, Glos is correct for the county, but not for the town.
- TSKLv 76 months ago
Yes GLOS is correct..
- lenpol7Lv 76 months ago
However, when abbreviating proper nounds (names), there should be a 'full stop/period' at the end; 'Glos.'
Here area few more:-
Lancs. ; Lancashire
Ches. ; Cheshire
Salop. ; Shropshire
Yorks, ; Yorkshire
- Verulam 1Lv 76 months ago
No it's not. As said, Glos. is the shortened version of GloucesterSHIRE. Not Gloucester, the town.
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- Bounty BLv 66 months ago
Both Glos and Gloucs are correct.
- KangarooLv 77 months ago
- TavyLv 77 months ago
Yes. It is