Place:Castle Combe, Wiltshire, England

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NameCastle Combe
Alt namesCastle-Combesource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage
Located inWiltshire, England
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Castle Combe is a small village in Wiltshire, England, with a population of about 350. Ranked No. 2 in The Times's 30 best villages, it is renowned for its attractiveness and tranquillity, and for its fine buildings including the medieval church. The 14th century market cross, erected when the privilege to hold a weekly market in Castle Combe was granted, is situated where the three principal streets converge. Some small stone steps near the cross were for horse riders to mount and dismount and close by are the remains of the buttercross.

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