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Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Winterbourne Earls, a parish in Wiltshire, 2½ miles SSW of Porton station on the L. & S.W.R, and 3½ NNE of Salisbury. Post town, Salisbury. Acreage, 1703; population of the civil parish, 237; of the ecclesiastical, with Winterbourne Dantsey, 373. There are two manors. The living is a vicarage annexed to Winterbourne Dantsey. The church was rebuilt in 1868, and is a fine structure of flint and stone in the Early English style. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishWinterbourne Earls St. Michael 
Poor Law unionAmesbury 

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

Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

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RegionSouth West
Postal districtSP4
Post TownSalisbury