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Foxham, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Foxham, a tithing in Bremhill parish, Wiltshire, near the river Avon and the Wilts and Berks Canal, 5 miles NE of Chippenham. It forms a curacy with Bremhill.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

Findmypast, in association with the Wiltshire Record Office, have the following parish records online for Foxham:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1850-1911  1850-1911

Churches

Church of England

St. John

The church of St. John, rebuilt in 1880 at a cost of £2,300, is an edifice of stone, in the Early English style, from designs by Mr. William Butterfield, architect, consisting of chancel, nave and south porch.

Methodist

Wesleyan Chapel

Maps

Online maps of Foxham are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Wiltshire papers online:

CountyWiltshire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtSN15
Post TownChippenham