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Market Lavington, Wiltshire

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Market Lavington, Wiltshire

Market Lavington is a large village with a population of about 2,300 on the northern edge of Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, near the market town of Devizes.
Post townDEVIZES
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0154
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
Population2,257 (2001 census)
 

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

East Lavington ~ Lavington ~ Lavington East ~ Lavington Market

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

Lavington, Market (or East Lavington), par., township, and vil., Wilts - par., 4721 ac., pop. 1406; township, 3125 ac., pop. 1022; vil., 5½m. S. of Devizes; P.O., T.O.; was once a market town; malting is carried on; in vicinity is East Lavington Manor House.

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