Place:Yatesbury, Wiltshire, England

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NameYatesbury
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.442°N 1.911°W
Located inWiltshire, England     ( - 1934)
See alsoCalne Hundred, Wiltshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Calne Rural, Wiltshire, Englandrural district, 1894 - 1934
Cherhill, Wiltshire, Englandcivil parish into which it was absorbed in 1934
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Yatesbury is a village in Wiltshire, England. It is next to Cherhill, 1 mile (1.6 km) north of the A4 road between Calne and Marlborough.

Yatesbury was an ancient parish and in the 19th century became a civil parish, which was absorbed by Cherhill parish in 1934. Yatesbury today has a population of about 150. It is noted for RAF Yatesbury, which was an important training centre during World War II.

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