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Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire

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Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire

Collingbourne Kingston is a village and civil parish about 8 miles south of the market town of Marlborough in Wiltshire, England. It is one of several villages on the River Bourne, which is a seasonal river usually dry in summer. The toponym Collingbourne meanes the Bourne as the stream of Cola's people. Collingbourne Kingston was so named to distinguish it from its southerly neighbour Collingbourne Ducis.
Post townMarlborough
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU2455
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01264
Population456 (2001 Census)
 

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

Collingbourne-Kingston, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Collingbourne), S. Wilts, 3½ miles NW. of Ludgershall, 7400 ac., pop. 696; P.O.; 1 mile S. of vil. is the hamlet of Collingbourne-Sutton.

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