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Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire

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Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire

Yatton Keynell (pronounced "kennel") is a village in Wiltshire, England. It is located about five miles (8 km) west of Chippenham, and about five miles (8 km) to the east of the border with South Gloucestershire, on the B4039 road via Castle Combe. Its economy is historically agricultural although it is now more of a residential area for surrounding towns; its population in the first census of 1801 was 353 and by the most recent of 2001, this had risen to 745.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8676
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01249
Population745 (2001)

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

Yatton Keynell, par., Wilts, 4 miles NW. of Chippenham, 1749 ac., pop. 520; P.O., T.O.

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