Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)
Buscot (BRK) - Hannington - Highworth - Kempsford (GLS) - Lechlade (GLS)
Websites of Interest
GenUKI - For information on Wiltshire and Inglesham.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.
Wiltshire Community History - Historical information for parishes within the Wiltshire County jurisdiction.
The Parish Church of St. John the Baptist
The church is of rustic character; the little aisled nave has a 13th century bell-cote over its west gable; within is an assortment of 12th and 13th century arches and an Elizabethan pulpit. There is also some sculptured screenwork.
Parish Registers held at WSHC
BTs held at Bristol Record Office 1837-1864
Where the Thames emerges from the extreme north-east corner of the county lies Inglesham, 3 miles north west of Highworth. The village was once partly in Wiltshire and partly in Berkshire. The start of the Thames and Severn Canal can be found in this parish.
1837 - 1898 Highworth Registration District
1898 - Present Swindon Registration District
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