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Great Wishford, Wiltshire

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Great Wishford, Wiltshire

Great Wishford is a village in the Wylye Valley in Wiltshire, 3 miles north of Wilton, Wiltshire and approximately 5 miles northwest of Salisbury. It is situated at a curve in the Wylye river, and has a triangular street layout comprising South Street, West Street and Station Road.
Post townSALISBURY
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0735
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01722
Population300
 

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

Wishford ~ Wishford Great

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

Wishford (or Great Wishford), par. and vil. with ry. sta., Wilts - par., 1679 ac., pop. 358; vil., on river Wiley, 2½ miles NW. of Wilton; P.O.

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