Tilshead

Church of St Thomas à Becket

Village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire in Southern England, about 9 mi northwest of the town of Amesbury.

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Church of St Thomas à Becket

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Stonehenge, the most famous antiquity on Salisbury Plain

Salisbury Plain

Chalk plateau in the south western part of central southern England covering 300 sqmi.

Chalk plateau in the south western part of central southern England covering 300 sqmi.

Stonehenge, the most famous antiquity on Salisbury Plain
Rough map of military training area (green) on Salisbury Plain within Wiltshire (blue) (it accounts for about half the area of Salisbury Plain)
Stonehenge, on Salisbury Plain
Military use makes some areas of the plain inaccessible to the public.
Typical grassland at Netheravon Down.
The burnt-tip orchid (Neotinea ustulata) can be found on Salisbury Plain
The Duke of Burgundy butterfly (Hamearis lucina)
The cuckoo bee Nomada armata
The fairy shrimp Chirocephalus diaphanus
The stone curlew

Amesbury is considered the largest settlement on the plain (southern fringes), though there are a number of small villages, such as Tilshead, Chitterne and Shrewton in the middle of the plain, as well as various hamlets and army camps.

St Mary's Church, Shrewton

Shrewton

Village and civil parish on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, around 6 mi west of Amesbury and 14 mi north of Salisbury.

Village and civil parish on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, around 6 mi west of Amesbury and 14 mi north of Salisbury.

St Mary's Church, Shrewton
The Blind House, the village lock-up. To its right is an 18th-century milestone.

It lies on the A360 road between Stonehenge and Tilshead.

One of several tank crossings on the A360

A360 road

One of several tank crossings on the A360

The A360 is an A road in Wiltshire, England, running from Devizes to Salisbury, through the villages of Potterne, West Lavington, Tilshead, and Shrewton, and passing near the Stonehenge ancient monument.

River Till, Wiltshire

The River Till rises near Tilshead on Salisbury Plain in the English county of Wiltshire.

Stonehenge

Amesbury

Town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England.

Town and civil parish in Wiltshire, England.

Stonehenge
The Red House

For the Amesbury Community Area the mid-2011 population was estimated to be 33,660 (this is a wide area stretching to Tilshead, Larkhill and Figheldean in the north; Cholderton in the east; the Winterbournes, the Woodfords and Great Wishford in the south; and Wylye in the west).

White Barrow

White Barrow

White Barrow

White Barrow is a large Neolithic long barrow just below the crest of Copehill Down on Salisbury Plain, just south of the village of Tilshead in Wiltshire, England.

The village green

Chitterne

Village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire, in the south west of England.

Village and civil parish in the county of Wiltshire, in the south west of England.

The village green
Victorian church
Surviving part of St Mary's Church

A Satanic 'Grand Sabbat' then takes place somewhere between Chitterne All Saints, Imber, and Tilshead.

Eight exclaves of highly anomalous Cowley, all in Hillingdon, then in Middlesex.

Orcheston

Civil parish and village in Wiltshire, England, lying on Salisbury Plain less than a mile north-west of neighbouring Shrewton.

Civil parish and village in Wiltshire, England, lying on Salisbury Plain less than a mile north-west of neighbouring Shrewton.

Eight exclaves of highly anomalous Cowley, all in Hillingdon, then in Middlesex.

In 1971 the benefice was united with those of Chitterne and Tilshead; today the church is part of the Salisbury Plain benefice, which also includes the churches at Shrewton.

Hundreds of Cornwall in the early 19th century

Whorwellsdown Hundred

Hundred of the English county of Wiltshire, lying in the west of the county to the south of the towns of Bradford on Avon and Melksham and to the north and east of Westbury.

Hundred of the English county of Wiltshire, lying in the west of the county to the south of the towns of Bradford on Avon and Melksham and to the north and east of Westbury.

Hundreds of Cornwall in the early 19th century

At the time of the Domesday Book (1086), the hundred contained Romsey Abbey's manors of Steeple Ashton and Edington, together with other estates at Edington, Coulston, Keevil, and Tilshead.

Arlington Reservoir, a 99.4 ha biological SSSI in Arlington, East Sussex

River Till SSSI, Wiltshire

32.07 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, notified in 2000.

32.07 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, England, notified in 2000.

Arlington Reservoir, a 99.4 ha biological SSSI in Arlington, East Sussex

The notification applies to the whole length of the River Till, from its source near Orcheston (on Salisbury Plain between Tilshead and Shrewton) to its confluence with the River Wylye.