Allington, Salisbury

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Allington is located in Wiltshire
 Allington shown within Wiltshire
OS grid reference SU2039
Unitary authority Wiltshire
Ceremonial county Wiltshire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Wiltshire
Fire Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
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Coordinates: 51°09′N 1°43′W / 51.15°N 01.71°W / 51.15; -01.71

Allington is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England, about nine miles north-east of Salisbury. The parish includes the villages of Allington and Boscombe.

Nearby villages are Idmiston, Amesbury and Newton Tony.

James Bell's A new and comprehensive gazetteer of England and Wales (1836) says -

ALLINGTON (formerly Aldington), a parish in the hundred of Amesbury, county of Wilts. The living is a rectory in the archdeaconry and diocese of Salisbury, valued in the king's books at £14 13s. 4d. and in 1839 in the patronage of the earl of Craven. There is a free school here. Distance from Amesbury 312 m. E.S.E. The population in 1801 was 75; and in 1831, 80. Assessed property, £721.[1]

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  1. ^ James Bell, A new and comprehensive gazetteer of England and Wales (1836), p. 32

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