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Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Amesbury, Wiltshire

Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU1541
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01980
Population8,907 (2001)

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

Amblesberie ~ Ambresburie ~ Ambresbury ~ Ambrosbury ~ Amsebury ~ Ambles ~ Ambresberie

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

Amesbury, par. and town, S. Wilts, 7½ m. N. of Salisbury, on river Avon, 5936 ac., pop. 1127; P.O., T.O.; contains the seat of A. Abbey. Market-day, Friday. Stonehenge is 2 miles W. of Amesbury.

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