Box, Wiltshire an intimate history by Clare Higgens

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Published by Dowland Press in Frome .

Written in English

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Statementby Clare Higgens.
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Open LibraryOL15346205M
ISBN 100951109308
OCLC/WorldCa15589331

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Parish History [edit | edit source]. Wiltshire book (St. Thomas à Becket), a parish, in the union and hundred of Chippenham, Chippenham and Calne, and N. divisions of Wilts, 7 miles (S. by W.) from Chippenham. Resources [edit | edit source] Civil Registration [edit | edit source].

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Christopher’s Church. The railway line that so affected the development of the village still carries heavy through traffic from London to Bath and beyond.

Regrettably, trains no longer stop in Box. Box railway station served the town of Box in Wiltshire, station was on the main Great Western Railway line from London to Bristol and was opened when the Chippenham to Bath section opened in June The Rev.

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Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey. It is in the area of Wiltshire Council unitary authority, which performs all significant local government functions.

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