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Great Somerford, Wiltshire

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Great Somerford, Wiltshire

Great Somerford is a village within Dauntsey Vale, Wiltshire, England, situated next to the river Avon. It lies approximately 85 miles west of London and 12 miles west of Swindon.
Post townCHIPPENHAM
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9682
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01249
Population737 (2001)
 

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

Broad ~ Broad Somerford ~ Somerford ~ Somerford Broad ~ Somerford Great

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

Broad Somerford, place with school, 3 miles SE. of Malmesbury, N. Wilts.

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