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Wiltshire Community History

Timeline for Date 1873

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Aldbourne 1873 A schoolroom for infants is added to the National School
Broughton Gifford 1873 Cost for attending school in Broughton Gifford increases.
Calne 1873 A private railway line to Bowood House is built; St. Mary's School is founded
Chippenham 1873 The Néstle Milk Factory opens; first waterworks built and water pumped to 7 stand pipes in the town
Corsham 1873 Jubilee Memorial Hall opened at side of Ebenezer Chapel in Priory Street
Pewsey 1873 New Methodist chapel built in North Street
Purton 1873 Infant school added to St. Mary's school
Westbury 1873 Laverton Institute founded by Abraham Laverton; girls and infants from Newtown School move to a new building next to All Saints Church in Church Lane
Wilton 1873 The Talbot and Wyvern Hall built in Kingbury Square as the headquarters of the Wilton Total Abstinence Society



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