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Stratford Sub Castle - The OPC is Linda Robson

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Stratford Sub Castle - St Lawrence Stratford Sub Castle - St Lawrence

Stratford Sub Castle Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Durnford - Fugglestone St Peter with Benerton - Laverstock & Ford - Milford - Salisbury


Websites of Interest

GenUKI - For information relating to Wiltshire and Stratford Sub Castle
St. Lawrence Church - Information about the parish church
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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. Lawrence

St. Lawrence Church Gallery                 St. Lawrence Interior                   St. Lawrence Churchyard

Stratford Deane and Stratford Coen Protestation Record 1641-1642

Parish Register Transcripts

Marriages          1654-1837

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1654 -1999
Marriages 1654-1967
Burials 1654-1925


Parish History

Stratford-sub-Castle was originally an Iron Age Hillfort. The parish includes the manors of Stratford Dean and Stratford Coen.

A History of Stratford-sub-Castle

Civil Registration

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


Buildings and Land

Agriculture and Land

Cattle Plague Regulations 1867


Mill House Burned Down 1900        


Owners of Land 1873


Crime and Legal Matters


Burglaries 1787     

Driving Offences

Driving a Pony and Trap Without a Light 1903          

General Crime

Crime Reports 1800-1849


Alleged Drunken Spree 1894



Post Office 1855          Kellys 1875          Langmead & Evans 1897          Browns 1912




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business


Great Sheep Fair 1857          Winners at the Salisbury Sheep Fair 1878

Situations Vacant



Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts

1821         1841         1851

Elections and Polls

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

Inquest Reports

Reports 1800-1899          Graham Bailey 1969          Robert Fulford 1910          William Petty 1888

Parish Notables

Frances Nisbet - Wife of Lord Horatio Nelson

William Pitt, The Elder - British Statesman & Prime Minister - Born 15 November 1708 in Westminster, London - Died 11 May 1778 in Hayes, Kent - Spent much of his boyhood at Mawarden House, Stratford Sub Castle and was MP for Old Sarum  


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Alderbury Union Elected Guardians 1835               Workhouse Audit 1858



1860          1868           1870        1872



Parishioners Wills

Mary Winzar 1817


War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Graves Gallery                War Memorials & Military Gallery

Why the Poppy Casualty Biographies of WWI Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918
St. Lawrence Church War Memorial & Casualty Biographies 1914-1918 Casualties of WWI buried in St. Lawrence Churchyard Casualties of WWII buried in St. Lawrence Churchyard

Royal Air Force

Auto-Giro Accident 1935

Soldiers Inquests

William Williams 1920

WWI Casualties

William Waterman 1915



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