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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
CountryEngland
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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