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Poulshot, Wiltshire

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Poulshot, Wiltshire

Poulshot is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Its nearest town is Devizes, about 4 miles away to the north east. The Church of England parish church is called St Peter's and dates from the 13th century. The historian Herbert William Fisher was born at Poulshot.
Post townDEVIZES
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9659
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
 

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

Paueshou

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

Poulshot, par. and vil., Wilts, 3½ miles SW. of Devizes, 1589 ac., pop. 340; P.O.

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