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Froxfield, Wiltshire

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Froxfield, Wiltshire

Froxfield is a village and civil parish in English county of Wiltshire on the border with Berkshire. Froxfield village is on a stream that is a tributary of the River Dun. The road between London and Bristol follows the valley of the stream and passes through the village. The road has followed this course since at least the 13th century and since the 1920s has been classified as the A4 road.
Post townMarlborough
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU2968
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01488
Population369 (2001 Census)
 

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

Froxfield, par. and vil., S. Wilts, 3 miles W. of Hungerford, 2214 ac., pop. 436; P.O.

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