Tidcombe and Fosbury Wiltshire Family History Guide

Tidcombe and Fosbury is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire. 

Other places in the parish include: Fosbury. 

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1731
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1620

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Vernhams Dean
  • Collingbourne Kingston
  • Buttermere
  • Shalbourne
  • East Grafton
  • Hippenscombe
  • Chute

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TIDCOMBE, a parish in the district of Hungerford and county of Wilts; 3¾ miles S by E of Bedwin r. station, and 8 SSW of Hungerford. Post town, Marlborough. Acres, 2,321. Real property, £2,997. Pop., 274. Houses, 52. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £77. Patron, the Dean and Canons of Windsor. There is a national school.

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


County: Wiltshire
Civil Registration District: Hungerford
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire
Diocese: Salisbury
Rural Deanery: Marlborough
Poor Law Union: Hungerford
Hundred: Kinwardstone
Province: Canterbury