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Tidcombe, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Tidcombe, a parish in Wiltshire, 3½ miles SE of Grafton station on the Midland and South-Westem Junction railway, 4 miles S of Bedwyn on the G.W.R., and 8 SSW of Hungerford. Post town, Marlborough. Acreage, 2251; population of civil parish, 199; of ecclesiastical, 90. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Salisbury; net value, £165 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Canons of Windsor. The church, a small ancient structure, was restored in 1882.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishTidcombe St. Michael 
HundredKinwardstone 
Poor Law unionHungerford 

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


Church Records

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

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1620-19171754-17901620-19321620-1880

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyWiltshire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtSN8
Post TownMarlborough