Winterbourne Bassett is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.
Alternative names: Bassett Winterbourne
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1681
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1607
Nonconformists include: Baptist and Primitive Methodist.
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
WINTERBOURNE-BASSETT, a parish in Marlborough district, Wilts; 5 miles SSE of Wootton-Bassett r. station. It has a post-office under Swindon. Acres, 2,210. Real property, £2,762. Pop., 249. Houses, 58. The property is all in one estate. Many barrows and Druidical stones are on the downs. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £634. Patron, Magdalen College, Oxford. The church was restored in 1857.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
The bishop’s transcripts and parish registers of Winterbourne Bassett : baptisms & burials, 1607-1837 Author: Wiltshire Family History Society; Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Bassett (Wiltshire)
- County: Wiltshire
- Civil Registration District: Marlborough
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire
- Diocese: Salisbury
- Rural Deanery: Avebury
- Poor Law Union: Marlborough
- Hundred: Selkley
- Province: Canterbury