Alvediston  Wiltshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Alvediston like this:

ALVESDISTON, or Alvediston, a parish in Tisbury district, Wilts; on an affluent of the Avon, under White sheet-hill, 4 miles SSE of Tisbury r. station, and 8 E of Shaftesbury. Post Town, Broad Chalk under Salisbury. Acres, 2,531. Real property, with Berwick-St. John and Tollard-Royal, £7,280. Pop. 267. Houses, 56. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £82.* Patron, the Vicar of Broad Chalk. The church is good.

Alvediston through time

Alvediston is now part of Salisbury district. Click here for graphs and data of how Salisbury has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Alvediston itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Alvediston, in Salisbury and Wiltshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 15th December 2019

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