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Littleton, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Littleton, a tithing in Wiltshire, on the Kennet and Avon Canal, 2 miles SSE of Melksham.

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 parishSteeple Ashton 
Poor Law unionMelksham 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Littleton from the following:


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionSouth West
Postal districtBA14
Post TownTrowbridge