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Lacock, Wiltshire

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Lacock, Wiltshire

Lacock is a village in Wiltshire, England, 3 miles (5 km) from the town of Chippenham. The village is owned almost in its entirety by the National Trust, and attracts many visitors by virtue of its unspoiled appearance.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9168
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01249
Population1,000 (2001 Census)

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

Lacocke ~ Laycock ~ Lacoch ~ Lacoc

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

Lacock, 3 miles SW. of Chippenham, Wilts; P.O., T.O. See LAYCOCK.

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