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Monkton Deverill, Wiltshire

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Monkton Deverill, Wiltshire

Monkton Deverill (anciently known as East Monkton) is a village and former civil parish in Wiltshire, England, about five miles south of Warminster and four miles north-east of Mere. It stands on the River Wylye and forms part of a group of villages known as the Upper Deverills.
Post townWarminster
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8537
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01985
 

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

Deverill Monckton ~ Monckton Deverill

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

Monckton Deverill, par., Wilts, on river Deverill, 4 miles NE. of Mere, 1735 ac., pop. 127; a mouastery was founded here in the llth century.

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