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"WINSLEY, a chapelry in the parish and hundred of Bradford on Avon, county Wilts, 2 miles W. of Bradford on Avon."

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

Winsley was a chapelry in Bradford, and is 2 miles W of Bradford. Grid Ref ST799610. Postcode BA15 2LJ. Population 2,847 in 1831, 1,024 in 1951



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