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Seend, Wiltshire

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Seend, Wiltshire

Seend is a village and civil parish about 3 miles south-east of the market town of Melksham, Wiltshire. The parish includes the hamlets of Seend Cleeve, Seend Head, Sells Green, and The Stocks. Seend village is on a hilltop more than 90 metres above sea level. The hill is bordered to the west and south by Semington Brook, a tributary of the River Avon, and to the east by Summerham Brook, which is a tributary of Semington Brook.
Post townMelksham
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9461
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01380
Population1,074 (2001 census)
 

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

Seen

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

Seend, township and vil. with ry. sta., Melksham par., Wilts, 4 miles N. of Devizes, pop. 919; P.O.; near the vil. is Seend House, seat.

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