Norton Coleparle or Norton, Wiltshire
Norton Coleparle or Norton, a parish in Wiltshire, on Akeman Street, 2½ miles S of the boundary with Gloucestershire, 4 SW of Malmesbury station on The G.W.R., and 7¼ N by W of Chippenham. Post town, Malmesbury. Acreage, 928; population of the civil parish, 99; of the ecclesiastical, 103. The surface is elevated and wooded. The living is a vicarage In the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol; gross value, £106. The church is ancient, and was restored in 1874.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Norton-Coleparle All Saints|
|Poor Law union||Malmesbury|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Norton Coleparle or Norton from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Norton-Coleparle (All Saints))
Newspapers and Periodicals
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