Kilmington, Wiltshire

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Coordinates: 51°07′41″N 2°19′57″W / 51.1281°N 2.3325°W / 51.1281; -2.3325

Kilmington
Kilmington is located in Wiltshire
Kilmington
Kilmington
 Kilmington shown within Wiltshire
Population 292 [1]
OS grid reference ST768365
Unitary authority Wiltshire
Ceremonial county Wiltshire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Warminster
Postcode district BA12 6
Dialling code +44 (0)1985
Police Wiltshire
Fire Wiltshire
Ambulance Great Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament Westbury
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Kilmington is a village and civil parish in the extreme west of Wiltshire, England. The parish includes the hamlet of Norton Ferris. In the 2001 census the parish had a population of 292.[1]

It lies on the northern edge of the ancient Selwood Forest. Whitesheet Hill is in the far east of the parish, and Long Knoll (288m above sea level) is a long ridge on the northern boundary of the parish.

Until 1896 Kilmington was in Somerset.[2] The parish was part of the Norton Ferris Hundred.[3]

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