Steeple Langford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire. 

Other places in the parish include: Little Bathampton, Hanging Langford, and Great Bathampton

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1674
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LANGFORD (STEEPLE), a village and a parish in Wilton district, Wilts. The village stands on the river Wiley, near Wiley r. station, 5½ miles NW of Wilton; and has a post-office under Bath. The parish includes the tything of Hanging-Langford, and comprises 3,941 acres. Real property, with Little Langford, £4,222. Pop., 628. Houses, 141. The property is divided among a few. Traces of an ancient British camp are on a hill called Yarnborough Castle. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £594. Patron, Corpus Christi College, Oxford. The church is ancient but good; and contains a rich altar-tomb to the Mompessons.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records


England, Wiltshire, Steeple-Langford – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Steeple-Langford, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Wiltshire, Steeple-Langford – Church records ( 3 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Steeple-Langford, 1608-1880
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Steeple-Langford (Wiltshire)

Parish register transcripts, 1674-1927
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Steeple-Langford (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Steeple-Langford, 1674-1953
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Steeple-Langford (Wiltshire)

England, Wiltshire, Steeple-Langford – Taxation ( 1 )
Land tax assessments in Steeple-Langford, Wiltshire 1773-1831
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)


  • County: Wiltshire
  • Civil Registration District: Wilton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Wylye
  • Poor Law Union: Wilton
  • Hundred: Branch and Dole
  • Province: Canterbury

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