Open a form to report problems or contribute information

1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Chute Forest

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.

Chute Forest

"CHUTE FOREST, an extra-parochial place, in the hundred of Kindwardstone, in the county of Wilts, near the above. It was anciently a forest stretching into the county of Hants."

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) - Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

Chute Forest was an extra-parochial district until 1875.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Chute Forest area or see them printed on a map.


Church Records

  • Common to all parishes is a Key to Abbreviations and a description of Church Records and Indexes for Wiltshire, including a complete Marriage Index for the county.

  • Indexes and registers of the parish church of Chute Forest, St Mary:

    • WSRO registers: Chr 1871-1950, Mar 1877-1947, Bur 1875-1971
    • VRI Chr 1871-1906, Mar 1877-1906

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Chute Forest which are provided by:



Ask for a calculation of the distance from Chute Forest to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Chute Forest has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.





  • Population was 110 in 1831, 98 in 1951.



You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.