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North Tidworth

"NORTH TIDWORTH, a parish in the hundred of Amesbury, county Wilts, 2 miles S.W. of Ludgershall, and 8 from Amesbury, on a branch of the river Avon, near Chidbury Camp. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Sarum, value £266, in the patronage of the lord chancellor. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. The charities include Price's almshouses."

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

North Tidworth is 2 miles SW of Ludgershall. Grid Ref SU234490. Population 392 in 1831, 4,916 in 1951. Contains a large army camp. Tidworth is adjacent in Hampshire.

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 North Tidworth, Holy Trinity:

    • WSRO registers: Chr 1700-1953, Mar 1700-1983, Bur 1700-1951
    • BTs before surviving registers for 1620-36, 1668, 1671-73, 1695-96

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