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Sherston, Wiltshire

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Sherston, Wiltshire

Sherston is a village approximately 5 miles to the west of Malmesbury in the English county of Wiltshire. The population in 2001 was 1418 .
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8585
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire

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

Sceorstan ~ Sherston Magna ~ Sherstone ~ Sorestone ~ Sorstain

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

Sherston Magna, par. and vil., Wilts - par., 4280 ac., pop. 1556; vil., on river Avon, 5½ miles SW. of Malmesbury; P.O., called Sherstone.

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