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Broughton Gifford, Wiltshire

Broughton Gifford is a village and civil parish about 1.5 miles west of Melksham in Wiltshire, England. The 2001 census recorded a parish population of 822. The village has two parts: The lower part, the main part of the village where the Church of England parish church of Saint Mary and the school are, as well as the village hall and the Fox public house. There are also two housing estates and some detached houses in this part.
Post townMelksham
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST8763
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01225
Population822 (2001 census)

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

Broughton Gifford, par., N. Wilts, on river Avon, 3½ miles NE. of Bradford, 1677 ac., pop. 613.

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