In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Chapmanslade like this:
CHAPMANSLADE, a village in Westbury, Upton. Scudamore, and Corsley parishes, Wilts; 3½ miles SW of Westbury. It has a post office under Westbury, a church built in 1867, and an Independent chapel.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Chapmanslade has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of West Wiltshire. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Chapmanslade and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Chapmanslade in West Wiltshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 20th May 2013
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