Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire
Yatton Keynell, a parish in Wiltshire, 4 miles WNW of Chippenbam station on the G.W.R., with a post, money order, and telegraph office under Chippenham. Acreage, 1759; population, 520. There is a parish council consisting of nine members. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol; net value, £300 with residence. The church is an ancient building of stone, and has been restored. There is a small Congregational chapel.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Yatton-Keynall St. Margaret|
|Poor Law union||Chippenham|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
The Phillimore transcript of Marriages at Yatton Keynell 1653-1812, Wiltshire is available to browse online.
Findmypast, in association with the Wiltshire Record Office, have the following parish records online for Yatton Keynell:
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Yatton Keynell from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848 (Yatton-Keynall (St. Margaret))
Online maps of Yatton Keynell are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Wiltshire papers online: