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Broad Hinton, Wiltshire

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Broad Hinton, Wiltshire

Broad Hinton is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England. The parish includes the hamlet of The Weir. The village is about 5 miles southwest of Swindon. Although a civil parish, Broad Hinton has no parish council of its own but shares one with Winterbourne Basset - see Broad Hinton and Winterbourne Bassett.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU1076
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01793
Population630 (2001 census)

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

Hinton ~ Hinton Broad

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

Hinton, Broad.-- par., N. Wilts, 6 miles SW. of Swindon, 3659 ac., pop. 550; P.O.

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