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Chiseldon, Swindon

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Chiseldon, Swindon

Chiseldon is a village in the borough of Swindon, Wiltshire, England. The village lies on the edge of the Marlborough Downs, a mile south of junction 15 of the M4 motorway, on the A346 between Swindon and Marlborough. The hamlets of Draycot Foliat, Hodson, Badbury and Liddington are nearby, and the village of Wroughton is around two miles to the west. The village houses a school, the Chiseldon Primary School, which currently has some 158 pupils enrolled, most of them from the village itself.
Post townSWINDON
Administrative CountySwindon
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU1879
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01793
Population2,599 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Chiseldon, Swindon has been known in the past

Chisledon

Chiseldon, Swindon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chiseldon, ry. sta., N. Wilts. See CHISLEDON.

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