Place:


Allington  Wiltshire

 

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

ALLINGTON, a parish in Amesbury district, Wilts; on an affluent of the river Avon, and on the Roman road from Old Sarum to Silchester, 2½ miles NE of Porton r. station, and 3¾ ESE of Amesbury. Post Town, Salisbury. Acres, 936. Real property, with Cholderton and Newton-Toney, £4,537. Pop., 93. Houses, 20. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £270. Patron, the Earl of Craven. The church is very good.

Allington through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/11487

Date accessed: 30th March 2017


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