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Tockenham, Wiltshire

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Tockenham, Wiltshire

Tockenham is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. Its nearest town is Royal Wootton Bassett, about 3 miles away to the north east. The Church of England parish church is called St Giles's and its registers survive for the following dates: Christenings 1653-1991, Marriages 1655-1999, Burials 1653-1992. Meadow Court, Tockenham, is an 18th century country house designed by the potter-architect Nathaniel Ireson (1685–1769).
Post townWOOTTON BASSETT
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0379
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
 

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

Tockenham, par., Wilts, 2½ miles SW. of Wootton Bassett, 761 ac., pop. 149; contains Tockenham House, seat.

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