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Latton, Wiltshire

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Latton, Wiltshire

Latton is a village near Cricklade in Wiltshire, England. The Church of England parish church of Saint John the Baptist is a Grade I listed building. There is a village hall and a park but no shop or post office. Nearby ran the Thames and Severn Canal with its junction to the former North Wilts Canal. Restoration of the area is in progress. Church services are held weekly and the village hall is also frequently used for meetings, such as the monthly wine appreciation society.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0995
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire

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

Latton, par. and vil., Wilts, on Thames and Severn Canal, 1½ mile NW. of Cricklade, 1826 ac., pop. 263.

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