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Berwick St John, Wiltshire

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Berwick St John, Wiltshire

Berwick St John is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Its nearest town is Shaftesbury in Dorset, which lies approximately 5 miles east from the village. The 2001 census recorded a parish population of 398.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9422
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western

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

Berwick St John, par., S. Wilts, 5½ miles SE. of Shaftesbury, 3699 ac., pop. 385; p.o. Winklebury Camp, an entrenchment of 12½ ac., surrounded by a ditch and a rampart 39 ft. high, is on a ridge to SW.

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