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Stephen Cox: History of North Wiltshire


AREA COVERED: At present the area covered is that which is bounded by: Melksham/Devizes/Avebury/Royal Wooton Bassett/Malmesbury/Corsham


1. The Wesleyan Chapel Studley.                2. The Wilsaetas (Saxon Tribe). 

3. Battle of Chippenham 1643.                     4. Derry Hill Church.

5. Bowood House Architecture.                     6. Celtic Tribes.                      

7. Cherhill White Horse.                               8. Fox Talbot. 

9. St.Dunstan.                                             10. Calne Broadcloth.    

11. Lacock Abbey.                                       12. Local Notables.  

13. Saxon Calne                                          14. Medieval Calne     

15. Medieval Chippenham.                           16. Alfred at Chippenham.  

17. Arthur                                                     18. Saxon Conquest.   

19. The Domesday Book                              20.Stanley Abbey.   

21. Priory of Kington St.Michael.                  22. Royal Forests.  

23. The Moonrakers.                                    24. Joseph Priestley

25. Little Zoar Baptist Chapel.                      26. Maud Heath’s Causeway

27. The Burning of Reginald de Cobham      28.The Ridgeway.

29. Silbury Hill                                               30. The Sanctuary. 

31. Avebury.                                                  32. West Kennet Long Barrow

33. Sandy Lane Providence Chapel.             34. The Wilts and Berks Canal.

35. Martha Marshman & William Wiltshire     36. Bowood Estate Brief History

37. The Viking Battle of Chippenham            38. Alexander Keiller

39. The Avenue                                             40. The Marqueesate of Lansdowne

41. Bradenstoke Priory                                 42. Studley Economic  History1643-1999

43. The Holy Well Biddestone                      44. The Dumbpost

45. Bremhill                                                   46. Battle of Roundway Down 1643

47. Siege of Devizes 1643                            48.  Spas & Mineral Springs

     49. Bradford on Avon Abbey.                        50. The Wars of Stephen & Matilda.

     51.  Devizes Castle.                                   52. The Lansdowne Monument

 53. Gabriel Goldney.                                      54. Pinhills

     55. Studley Manor                                          56. The Temple of Cunomaglus

     57. The Lysley Arms                                       58. The Golden Gate

     59. Early Saxon Studley                                  60. Sir John Studley

     61. Marden Valley Railway                              62. The Famous Studley Carrots

     63.Studley  Common

             

 

Notes:

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(ii) More subjects to be added.

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