Perham Down

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Farmland, Perham Down

Perham Down is a village located near Ludgershall and Tidworth, located on the edge of Salisbury Plain about 10 miles outside Andover, and is often referred by locals as Perham. The village falls in Tidworth civil parish.

Army[edit]

In 1915 a hutted camp was built on Perham Down.[1] The barracks were rebuilt between 1972 and 1974 and renamed Swinton Barracks at that time.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tidworth". Wiltshire Community History. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Tidworth". Tidworth Town Council. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Perham Down at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 51°14′20″N 1°37′55″W / 51.239°N 1.632°W / 51.239; -1.632