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Newtown, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Newtown, a hamlet in Dumford parish, Wilts, 3½ miles N of Salisbury.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyWiltshire 
Civil parishDurnford 
HundredAmesbury 
Poor Law unionAmesbury 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Newtown from the following:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

CountyWiltshire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtSN8
Post TownMarlborough