Salisbury

  • city of salisbury
    city
    salisbury cathedral from old george mall.jpg
    salisbury cathedral from the old george mall in july 2016
    city of salisbury is located in wiltshire
    city of salisbury
    city of salisbury
    location within wiltshire
    population40,302 (civil parish, 2011 census)[1]
    su145305
    • london78 miles (126 km)
    civil parish
    • salisbury
    unitary authority
    • wiltshire council
    ceremonial county
    • wiltshire
    region
    • south west
    countryengland
    sovereign stateunited kingdom
    post townsalisbury
    postcode districtsp1, sp2
    dialling code01722
    policewiltshire
    firedorset and wiltshire
    ambulancesouth western
    uk parliament
    • www.salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk edit this at wikidata
    list of places
    uk
    england
    wiltshire
    51°04′26″n 1°47′37″w / 51°04′26″n 1°47′37″w / 51.0740; -1.7936

    salisbury (locally i/ sawz-bər-ee)[a] is a cathedral city in wiltshire, england, with a population of 40,302,[1] at the confluence of the rivers avon, nadder, ebble, wylye and bourne. the city is approximately 20 miles (32 km) from southampton and 30 miles (48 km) from bath.

    salisbury is in the southeast of wiltshire, near the edge of salisbury plain. salisbury cathedral was formerly north of the city at old sarum. following the cathedral's relocation, a settlement grew up around it which received a city charter in 1227 as new sarum, which continued to be its official name until 2009, when salisbury city council was established. salisbury railway station is an interchange between the west of england main line and the wessex main line.

    stonehenge, a unesco world heritage site, is 8 miles (13 km) northwest of salisbury.

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City of Salisbury
City
Salisbury Cathedral from Old George Mall.jpg
Salisbury Cathedral from the Old George Mall in July 2016
City of Salisbury is located in Wiltshire
City of Salisbury
City of Salisbury
Location within Wiltshire
Population40,302 (civil parish, 2011 Census)[1]
SU145305
• London78 miles (126 km)
Civil parish
  • Salisbury
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSALISBURY
Postcode districtSP1, SP2
Dialling code01722
PoliceWiltshire
FireDorset and Wiltshire
AmbulanceSouth Western
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Wiltshire
51°04′26″N 1°47′37″W / 51°04′26″N 1°47′37″W / 51.0740; -1.7936

Salisbury (locally i/ SAWZ-bər-ee)[a] is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, with a population of 40,302,[1] at the confluence of the rivers Avon, Nadder, Ebble, Wylye and Bourne. The city is approximately 20 miles (32 km) from Southampton and 30 miles (48 km) from Bath.

Salisbury is in the southeast of Wiltshire, near the edge of Salisbury Plain. Salisbury Cathedral was formerly north of the city at Old Sarum. Following the cathedral's relocation, a settlement grew up around it which received a city charter in 1227 as New Sarum, which continued to be its official name until 2009, when Salisbury City Council was established. Salisbury railway station is an interchange between the West of England Main Line and the Wessex Main Line.

Stonehenge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is 8 miles (13 km) northwest of Salisbury.

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