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Sopworth, Wiltshire

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Sopworth, Wiltshire

Sopworth is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England, on the county's border with South Gloucestershire. The poet Thomas Yalden (1870-1736) was briefly rector of the parish. The parish registers survive in the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre for christenings (1697-1991), marriages (1698-1992), and burials (1697-1992).
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western

Other names by which Sopworth, Wiltshire has been known in the past


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

Sopworth, par. and vil., Wilts - par., 1011 ac., pop. 195; vil., 7 miles E. of Wickwar; P.O.

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