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Chilmark, Wiltshire

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Chilmark, Wiltshire

Chilmark is a Wiltshire village of some 150 houses straddling the B3089 road twelve miles (19 km) west of Salisbury. The parish church was given by Henry VIII to the brother in law of his last wife. The stream through the village, often dry in summer, flows some two miles (3 km) on to the River Nadder.
Post townSalisbury
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9632
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01722
Population432 (2001 Census)
 

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

Chilmerc

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

Chilmark, par. and vil., S. Wilts, 4 miles E. of Hindon, 3154 ac., pop. 554; P.O.

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