Place:Calne Rural, Wiltshire, England

NameCalne Rural
TypeRural district
Located inWiltshire, England     (1894 - 1934)
See alsoCalne and Chippenham Rural, Wiltshire, Englandrural district, 1894 - 1974
North Wiltshire District, Wiltshire, Englanddistrict municipality 1974-2009
Wiltshire District, Wiltshire, Englandunitary authority since 2009

This Ordnance Survey map of 1900 from A Vision of Britain through Time locates all the original rural districts established in Wiltshire in 1894. In 1934 there were a number of mergers of neighbouring districts.

Calne Rural District was in the central part of Wiltshire, north of Devizes Rural District, east of Chippenham Rural District, south of Cricklade and Wootton Bassett Rural District and west of Marlborough Rural District. Calne Rural District existed from 1894 until 1934 when it became part of the Calne and Chippenham Rural District.

List of Parishes

Bremhill parish (ancient), civil parish 1894 - 1934
Calne Without civil parish 1894 - 1934 composed of Blackland and Bowood ancient parishes absorbed in 1894
Cherhill chapelry, civil parish 1894 - 1934
Compton Bassett parish (ancient), civil parish 1894 - 1934
Heddington parish (ancient), civil parish 1894 - 1934
Hillmarton parish (ancient), civil parish 1894 - 1934
Yatesbury parish (ancient), civil parish 1894 - 1934