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Yatesbury, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Yatesbury, a parish in Wiltshire, 4½ miles E by N of Calne station on the G.W.R. Post town, Calne, under Chippenham; telegraph office, Avebury. Acreage, 1674; population, 148. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury; net value, £320 with residence. The church, partly restored and partly rebuilt in 1855, is a handsome structure of stone in the Norman and Perpendicular styles.

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 parishYatesbury All Saints 
Poor Law unionCalne 

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

Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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RegionSouth West
Postal districtSN11
Post TownCalne