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Bulford - OPC Vacancy

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Bulford Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Amesbury - Cholderton - Durrington - Milston - Shipton Bellinger (HAM)


Websites of Interest

GenUKI - For information on Bulford
University of Leicester's - Website for historical Wiltshire directories
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies 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. Leonard

Protestation Return 1641-1642

Parish Register Transcripts


1608-1790          1791-1836          1837-1911          1911-1933

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1654-1941
Marriages 1654-1986
Burials 1665-1919
Lookups available for Bishop's Transcripts and Baptism and Burials 1608 - 1837 by contacting the OPC via the Contact Us link at the top of this page and selecting OPC's from the drop down list


Parish History

Civil Registration

1837 - April 1936 Amesbury Registration District
April 1936 - Present Salisbury Registration District


Buildings and Land

For Bulford Army Camp please see War, Conflict & Military Section below

Appointment of Select Commissioners for Land and Assessed Taxes 1842          Cattle Plague Regulations 1867


Crime and Legal Matters

Bastardy Examinations               Crime Reports 1800-1849               Sentenced to Death For Burglary 1829                Assault on Christmas Night 1853



Post Office 1855               Post Office 1875              Kellys 1915            Post Office Telephone 1940




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index                 Emigration Home Contact Requested 1800 - Present                   


Employment and Business

British Postal Services Appointments 1737-1969                 Pitched Market Proposal 1847               General Medical Council Registration 1859-1959


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

Independent Congregational Chapel, Watergate Lane
Congregational Chapel
Independent Chapel
Our Lady of Victories
Our Lady Queen of Peace
St. George


People and Parish Notables

People Gallery

Knight Compositions 1628              Wiltshire Friendly Society Membership 1837-1871               

Census Return Transcripts


Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772          Poll Book 1818           Voters List 1832          Poll Book 1865                 MP Nominations 2015

Personal Research

Hedges Family

Hedges Surname Baptisms & Marriages Extract 1832-1899


Falstone Day Book 1645-1653 

Wedding Reports  

Major Perkins & Miss Gurdon 1948   


Poor Law, Charity and The Workhouse

Amesbury Union Guardians Appointed 1835 

Appointment of Overseers        

1860           1868          1870           1872



Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

William Andrewes 1638


War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorials & Military Gallery               Bulford Church Cemetery War Graves

During WWII the air raid warden was Percy Pearce.  He and his wife Emily celebrated their silver wedding anniversary at their home 214 High Street (later renumbered 21) on 24th June 1941.  

Why the Poppy Military News 1900-1949  
Territorial Camps 1914 Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918 War Memorial Transcript WWI
Casualty Biographies of WWI Salisbury Plain in Flood Time 1915 War Memorial Transcript WWII
Meritorious Service Medal, R. J. Bayly 1951 Prisoner of War Camps 2010  


Absentees from Service

Charles Clisham 1914


Casualty Biographies

George Alfred Leonard Egan 1945



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