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Fosbury, Wiltshire

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Fosbury, Wiltshire

Fosbury is a small village in Wiltshire, England, near the towns of Marlborough and Hungerford, lying on the eastern edge of the county, near Hampshire. With few inhabitants, it forms part of the civil parish of Tidcombe and Fosbury, which has a parish meeting.
Post townMarlborough
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU3158
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
 

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

Fistesberie

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

Fosbury, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Tidcombe par., Wilts, and Shalbourn par., Wilts and Berks -- dist., pop. 348; hamlet, 6 miles NE. of Ludgershall; P.O.; 1 mile SE. of hamlet is the seat of Fosbury House.

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