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Colerne, Wiltshire

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Colerne, Wiltshire

Colerne is a village and civil parish in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, midway between Bath and Chippenham in Wiltshire, England. It has an elevated and exposed position 545 feet above sea level and overlooks the Box Valley to the south. It is bounded by a stretch of the Fosse Way Roman road to the west and by Bybrook to the south-east. The 2001 census recorded a parish population of 2,807 in 2001.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8171
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Population2,807 (2001 census)

Colerne, Wiltshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Colerne, par., N. Wilts, 8 miles SW. of Chippenham, 3620 ac., pop. 1056; P.O.

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