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Stratford Tony

"STRATFORD TONY, (or Stratford St. Anthony), a parish in the hundred of Cowden, county Wilts, 4 miles S.W. of Salisbury, its post town. The village is situated on a branch of the river Avon, and about a mile W. of the road from Salisbury to Dorchester, near the line of the ancient Icknield Street. It formerly belonged to the Wests. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Sarum, value £393, in the patronage of Corpus Christi College, Oxford. The church is old, and dedicated to St. Mary. There is a parochial school. John Bampton, founder of the Bampton Lectures, was once rector of this parish."

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

Stratford Tony or Stratford St Anthony or Toney Stratford is 4 miles SW of Salisbury. Grid Ref SU093264. Postcode SP5 4AT. Population 125 in 1831, 100 in 1951.



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