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Britford - The OPC is Linda Robson

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Britford Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (Our Neighbours)

Alderbury with Clarendon Park - Coombe Bissett - Fisherton Anger - Homington - Nunton & Bodenham - Odstock - Salisbury - West Harnham

 

Websites

GenUKI - For information relating to Wiltshire and Britford & East Harnham
University of Leicester's - Website has 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Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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. Peter

St. Peter Church Gallery

Notes from the Parish Registers          Britford & East Harneham Protestation Record 1641-1642               Church Matters 1700-1799          Church Matters 1800-1849        

Parish Register Transcripts

Marriages

1573-1812 

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1587-1935
Marriages 1573-1991
Burials 1572-1989

 

Parish History

The Parish includes the tything of East Harnham and the hamlet of Longford. An annual sheep fare was held on the 12th of August each year.

An Historic Link - Britford & The Battle of Hastings

Civil Registration

1837 - 1896 Alderbury Registration District
1896 - Present Salisbury Registration District

 

Buildings and Land

Agriculture and Land

Sale of Late Reverend Hill's Livestock 1868              Foot & Mouth Disease 1924-1925

Landowners

Owners of Land 1873 

Property Sales

Property Auction Sale 1780        

 

Crime and Legal Matters

Arson

Straw Fold Burnt by Arson 1870

Assaults

Unfounded Charge of Assault 1872

Bastardy

Bastardy Examinations 1792-1848

General Items

Crime Reports 1800-1849                  Crime Reports 1850-1899 

Murder

Wolf Myers 1767

Suicide

Attempted Suicide Charhe 1890

Theft

Caught in Possession of Stolen Leather 1813                 Theft of Canvas Bags 1851                  Wanted for Sheep Stealing 1881

 

Directories

Pigots 1830          Post Office 1855          Post Office 1875         Kellys 1915 

 

Education

A National School was established in Britford from 1853

School History 1853-2010

 

Emigration and Migration

Strays Index

 

Employment and Business

Agriculture and Land

Gamekeepers Certificates 1807          Great Sheep Fair 1857 

Apprentices

Daniel Bezley 1720          John Curtis 1717          John Francis 1756

Wiltshire Society Apprentices

John G. Frampton 1859                James Alexander Frampton 1870

Communications

British Postal Service Appointments 1737-1969

Markets

1700-1799

Medical

Nurse - Charlotte Matilda Case 1890

Miscellaneous Documents

 

Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

 

People and Parish Notables

Associations, Clubs, Organisations, Societies & Sporting Events

Wiltshire Friendly Society Membership 1837-1871                   Wiltshire Friendly Society Anniversary 1851

Celebrations

Defeat of Napoleon 1814

Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772          Poll Book 1818           Poll Book 1865          MP Nominations 2015           MP Nominations 2017        

Family Notices

1700-1799           1800-1849          1850-1899               

Inquests

Coroners Bills 1752-1796

Medical Matters

Measles Epidemic 1787

Parish Notables

August Welby Northmore Pugin, Architect

Taxes

Tax List 1332            Falstone Day Book 1645-1653           

 

Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

The Alderbury Union Workhouse was situated in the hamlet of Longford.  (See Tab below)

 

Probate

Probate Index 1766 (WSHC)

Estate Notices

Tristram Huddlestone Jervoise 1795

 

War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorials and Military Gallery

Why the Poppy  

WWI            

Casualty Biographies of WWI            Roll of Honour Plaque 1914-1918            Church Roll of Honour 1914-1918 (Dog Dean)

WWII

Casualties of WWII buried in St. Peter's Churchyard         

 

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