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Hilcott, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Hilcott, a tithing in North Newnton parish, Wiltshire, near the river Avon, 7½ miles ESE of Devizes. There are a schoolhouse used as a chapel of ease and a Primitive Methodist chape

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWiltshire 
Civil parishNorth Newton 
Poor Law unionPewsey 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionSouth West
Postal districtSN9
Post TownPewsey