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Town Hall, Swindon, Wiltshire. March 2005

About Wiltshire

Wiltshire is a beautiful County situated in the South-Western parts of England, with much of the county designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Trowbridge is the vibrant, industrial and commercial county town. Salisbury is a stunning medieval city with the beautiful Salisbury Cathedral boasting the highest spire in England. Boating along the famous Kennet and Avon Canal is a popular and relaxing pastime. Wiltshire has a multitude of exciting attractions including, the worldwide famous ancient monument 'Stonehenge' symbolizing mystery, power and endurance. Other local places of interest are Swindon, the biggest town in the county, Chippenham, and the quaint old town of Devizes.
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Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

Bradford-on-Avon

Beautiful old town with a rich mixture of mellow Bath stone properties to be seen along ancient winding streets...

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Pointing the way near Castle Eaton, Wiltshire

Castle Eaton

Just as fish abound in the water along this stretch of the Thames, so too, do pretty Cotswold stone cottages and delightful country houses...

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St Sampson's Church, Cricklade, Wiltshire

Cricklade

Lying in the northern reaches of Wiltshire, the historic town of Cricklade has many visual delights...

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The Wheatsheaf Inn, Crudwell, Wiltshire

Crudwell

Visitors will find this a restful place, there is a serene atmosphere, pleasant properties in lovely country lanes, and a nice friendly village inn...

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Sylvan scene at a road junction in Hannington, a village within the borough of Swindon

Hannington

The village of Hannington occupies a lovely landscape in the deep countryside between Highworth and the village of Castle Eaton on the Thames Path...

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Malmesbury

Malmesbury

The town stakes its claim to be the oldest borough in England on the fact that it was granted a charter in the year 924 by King Edward..

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Reybridge, Wiltshire. Taken during the summer months of 2004

Reybridge

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Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury

The soaring grace of Salisbury Cathedral's slender spire rises majestically over the town. Higher than any other in the land, at 404 feet, the spire can be seen against the.....

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Swindon Borough Council guidepost at Lower Wanborough, Wiltshire

Wanborough

Historically this is an old village with a history of Saxons and Romans, it was then a village of some importance, unlike today when it has been almost swallowed up by the urban sprawl of Swindon, Wiltshire's largest industrial town...

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Lakeside Slopes

Warminster

This is a former wool and corn town with a fascinating history stretching back to Saxon times. It sits comfortably beneath the chalk downland of the Salisbury Plain at the head of the beautiful Wyle Valley...

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Barton Farm Country Park

Barton Farm Country Park

OS Grid Reference: ST815601 Located in the wooded valley near the river Avon, this popular attraction includes the wonderful.....

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Inside Lacock Abbey

Lacock Abbey

Lacock is one of the most beautiful villages in England, with houses dating from the 15th-century to the 18th-century. At the.....

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The Coat of Arms.

Longleat House & Safari Park

On entering the great grounds of Longleat House through the entrance known as "Heaven's Gate" visitors are immediately struck by.....

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Ludgershall Castle

Ludgershall Castle

Romantic, ruined motte and bailey castle, with building works in stone. Parts of the castle date to the 12th-century, it was.....

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Malmesbury Abbey, Inside view

Malmesbury Abbey

Malmesbury Abbey is built on the site of a former Saxon monastery of AD700, by the 12th-century it was an important Benedictine.....

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Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral's graceful spire rises to an elegant 404 feet, it is the tallest cathedral spire in England, and can be seen.....

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silbury hill

Silbury Hill

There are many fanciful theories about Silbury Hill, the massive conical hill described as the highest artificial mound in.....

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Stonehenge, Wiltshire

Stonehenge

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Stourhead in November

Stourhead

Designed by Henry Hoare II, Stourhead is one of England's most picturesque landscape gardens with classic temples and palladian.....

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