Periods > 11th and 12th centuries > Victoria County History: Wiltshire

The local history of the historic county, organised by parish.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 3

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century
A part volume, covering the religious houses of Wiltshire. It includes an account of Salisbury cathedral to the twentieth century.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 5

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Contains thematic accounts of the parliamentary and governmental history of the county, and of developments in medicine and public health.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 6

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Details the history of Old and New Salisbury, Wilton, and the parishes of Underditch hundred.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 7

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Details the parishes of Bradford, Melksham, and Potterne and Cannings hundreds.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 8Warminster, Westbury and Whorwellsdown Hundreds

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Includes the towns of Warminster and Westbury, and the parishes of the three hundreds.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 9

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Contains accounts of the parishes of the hundred of Kingsbridge, including the town of Swindon.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 11Downton hundred; Elstub and Everleigh hundred

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Describes the seventeen parishes of the two hundreds of Downton, and Elstub and Everleigh.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 12Ramsbury and Selkley hundreds; the borough of Marlborough

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Contains accounts of the parishes of these two hundreds in the north-east of the county, and of the town of Marlborough.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 13South-west Wiltshire: Chalke and Dunworth hundreds

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Covers the nineteen parishes of the hundreds of Chalke and Dunworth, in the south-western corner of the county.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 14Malmesbury hundred

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Details the twenty-one parishes of Malmesbury hundred.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 15Amesbury hundred, Branch and Dole hundred

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Details the 25 parishes in Amesbury hundred and Branch and Dole hundred, including the towns of Amesbury and Ludgershall.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 16Kinwardstone Hundred

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
The volume relates the history of the 15 parishes in Kinwardstone hundred in east Wiltshire, including Froxfield and Great and Little Bedwyn. The hundred lay between two medieval royal forests, Savernake and Chute.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 17Calne

•  11th and 12th centuries •  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
Calne, a small town in north Wiltshire, stood on a large royal estate, and the witan met there - St Dunstan survived the partial collapse of a building at one meeting.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 4

•  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
A thematic account of the agricultural, industrial, social and sporting history of the county. Also includes an account of the royal forests.

A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 10

•  13th century •  14th century •  15th century •  16th century •  17th century •  18th century •  19th century
An account of the parishes of Swanborough hundred, and of the borough of Devizes.