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Wiltshire Community History

Timeline for Date 1550

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Amesbury C.1550 Viney's Farm House built
Broughton Gifford 1550s Henry Long of Whaddon acquired Monkton Manor.
Calne 1550 By this time there is a fulling mill in Quemerford
Cricklade 1550 Following the dissolution of the monasteries the Priory Hospital's charitable work ceases and the building is sold
Marlborough 1550 Marlborough Free Grammar School founded; St. John's Hospital closed
Melksham 1550 Place House built between the church and the market place by Henry Brouncker about this time
Wilton 1550 Wilton House, built by William Herbert on site of Wilton Abbey, completed
Wilton C.1550 Textile industry growing by this time reviving the town's fortunes
Wiltshire 1550 Marlborough Grammar school founded
Wiltshire 1550s-1580 Longleat House built with the innovation of a uniform treatment of all four facades



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