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Lyneham, Wiltshire

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Lyneham, Wiltshire

Lyneham is a large village (often referred to as a small town) in north Wiltshire, within the civil parish of Lyneham and Bradenstoke, and situated 4 miles southwest of Wootton Bassett, 5 miles north of Calne and 10 miles southwest of Swindon. The village is on the A3102 road between Calne and Wootton Bassett.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0278
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Population5,319 (civil parish) (2001 Census)

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


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

Lineham, par., Wilts. See LYNEHAM.

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