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Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire

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Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire

Little Bedwyn (also spelt Little Bedwin, and sometimes called Bedwyn Parva) is a village and civil parish on the River Dun in Wiltshire, about 3 miles south-west of the market town of Hungerford in neighbouring Berkshire. The parish includes the hamlets of Chisbury and Timbridge. The Kennet and Avon Canal and the Reading to Taunton railway line follow the Dun and pass through the village.
Post townMarlborough
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU2965
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01672
Population280 (2001 census)

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

Bedwin ~ Bedwin Little ~ Bedwyn ~ Bedwyn Little ~ Little Bedwin

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

Bedwin, Little, par., S. Wilts, 3½ miles SW. of Hungerford, 4343 ac. (10 water), pop. 500.

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