Place:


Bower Chalke  Wiltshire

 

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

BOWER-CHALK, a parish in Wilton district, Wilts; near Cranborne Chase, 5 miles S of Dinton r. station, and 7½ SW of Wilton. Post Town, Broad-Chalk, under Salisbury. Acres, 2,966. Real property, with BroadChalk, £9,812. Pop., 496. Houses, 104. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the vicarage of Broad-Chalk, in the diocese of Salisbury. The church is tolerable.

Bower Chalke through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/11665

Date accessed: 19th August 2017


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