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Knook, Wiltshire

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Knook, Wiltshire

Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9341
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
 

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

Cunuche

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

Knook, par. and vil., Wilts, on river Wiley, 1 mile SE. of Heytesbury, 1440 ac., pop. 163; here is an earth-work known as Knook Castle, and on Knook Down are traces of two ancient British villages.

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