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Rowde, Wiltshire

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Rowde, Wiltshire

Rowde is a village and civil parish in the English county of Wiltshire.
Post townDEVIZES
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridST9762
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Population1,073 (as of 2001)
 

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

Rode

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

Rowde, par. and vil., Wilts - par. (partly in bor. of Devizes), 2665 ac., pop. 1192; vil., 2½ miles NW. of Devizes; P.O., T.O. Rowde Ford and Rowde Ashton are seats.

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