Hide

Tidcombe

hide
Hide

"TIDCOMBE, a parish in the hundred of Kinwardstone, county Wilts, 7 miles S.W. of Hungerford. It includes the hamlet of Fosbury. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Sarum, value £77, in the patronage of the Dean and Canons of Windsor. The church is dedicated to St. Michael. There is also the district church of Fosbury, the living of which is a perpetual curacy The parochial charities produce about £3 per annum. There is a National school for both sexes."

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

Tidcombe is 6 miles NE of Ludgershall, and included Fosbury. Grid Ref SU290583. Postcode SN8 3SL. Population 243 in 1831, 158 in 1951 with Fosbury.

Hide
topup

Churches

topup

Church Records

  • Common to all parishes is a VRI Chr 1856-1906, Mar 1857-1906

topup

Description & Travel

You can see pictures of Tidcombe which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

topup

Historical Geography

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

topup

History

topup

Maps

    You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SU305577 (Lat/Lon: 51.317199, -1.564092), Tidcombe which are provided by:

    topup

    Societies

    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.