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Winterbourne Bassett - OPC Vacancy

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Winterbourne Bassett - St. Katherine and St. Peter Winterbourne Bassett - St. Katherine and St. Peter Courtesy of Neil MacDougall

Winterbourne Bassett Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Berwick Bassett - Broad Hinton - Cliffe Pypard - Hilmarton - Preshute


Websites of Interest

Duncan and Mandy Ball's - Website for images of St Katharine and St Peter's church
GenUKI - For information relating to Wiltshire and Winterbourne Bassett
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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. Katherine and St. Peter

St. Katherine & St. Peter Church Gallery                  Inside St. Katherine & St. Peter                Incumbents List 1328-2008

Parish Register Transcripts



Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1681-1900
Marriages 1727-1982
Burials 1724-1975 

Parish History

Winterbourne Bassett lies close to the source of the River Kennet.  The church of St. Katherine and St. Peter is exceptionally refined for a remote village church. Inside is a charming 13th Century tomb bearing slim figures of a husband and wife holding hands.

Civil registrations

1837 - Present Marlborough Registration District


Buildings and Land

Owners of Land 1873          White Horses of Wiltshire 1930


Ordnance Surveyor's Drawing North Wilts 1826


Crime and Legal Matters



Swindon & District 1928



Emigration and Migration

Assisted Emigration

Joshua and Pamela Fry 1854

General Items

Strays Index


Employment and Business


Apprentice records published here may not necessarily mean that the apprentice was from the parish but was apprenticed to a master within the parish.

Adam Compton 1721


British Postal Services Appointments 1737-1969


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Family Notices 1850-1899               Secrets of Farming Book Subscribers 1863                Millennium Project Residents 2000

Census Records Transcriptions

1841          1851          1861          1871          1881          1891          1901          1911

Elections, Polls and Voters Lists

Poll Book 1705          Poll Book 1818           Voters List 1832          Voters Lists Revisions 1843


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse




War, Conflict and Military Matters

Servicemen & Families with the 1st Wilts. Regt. in South Africa 1911           Why the Poppy



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