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Date Question Asked: Monday 22nd June 2015 09:36
I am interested in the history of the Vikings but wondered if they ever reached Salisbury. I have lots of information about when they were in York and the north but it made me think about which other British towns and cities they occupied. If you have any general information I would be most grateful as I have found very little on the Internet.

Date Question Asked: Monday 4th July 2011 10:07
I have found an ancestor on the 1881 Census, living at Brown's Lane, which is clearly off the Wilton Road; but I've looked in vain for the street: what is it called today?

Date Question Asked: Monday 4th July 2011 10:03
I am interested in researching and maybe acquiring the works of Edward Slow, Mayor of Wilton in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and author of a number of pamphlets and larger collections of dialect prose and verse. Have you any pointers please?

Date Question Asked: Monday 4th July 2011 10:03
I am a keen collector of Street's books and would like to know a little more about him and his ties with Wilton. I would also like to know if anyone has a complete list of his books?

Date Question Asked: Monday 13th December 2010 21:21
I have a bible belonging to an ancestor, given to him during the First World War, and inscribed "with all best wishes from the sisters of the Red Cross Hospital, Salisbury, on his confirmation". Where was the Red Cross Hospital in Salisbury in the First World War?

Date Question Asked: Tuesday 22nd April 2008 09:57
Would you be able to tell me about any known history and pictures of the Wilton Hotel, 7 Wilton Road?

Date Question Asked: Monday 31st March 2008 12:35
Would you be able to tell me about any known history and pictures of the Wilton Hotel 7 Wilton Road

Date Question Asked: Saturday 5th January 2008 12:00
Could you tell me the capital of Wiltshire? I know the county town is Trowbridge but what the county's capital?

Date Question Asked: Sunday 26th December 2004 21:41
I know that Chilmark stone was used in the building of Salisbury Cathedral but can you tell me what other well known buildings are built of it?

Date Question Asked: Friday 19th March 2004 11:54
Please can you give me any information on fairs and festivals which took place at Wilton?

Date Question Asked: Friday 5th September 2003 11:52
I have often seen handwashing machines in public toilets with the name 'Wallgate Wilton'. Could you tell me anything about the company that makes these?

Date Question Asked: Thursday 9th January 2003 16:24
Why is Trowbridge the county town of Wiltshire?

Date Question Asked: Monday 29th July 2002 14:11
What and where is Ivychurch in Wiltshire? It seems to have had some connection with Wilton but I cannot find it on the map.

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