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John Collins was a farmer in Codford

Between 1581 and the later 18th century, the majority of the estate of Codford St Mary was owned by the Mompesson family.  The  family made clear t

James Raxworthy senior was presumably in residence in Codford by 1830, for in November of that year, the Swing Riots began and he was unwittingly i

The census returns tell us agreat deal about the people of Codford in the 19th century.

Benjamin Lansdown was born in Trowbridge in 1819 and was the son of a woollen mill employee.

Benjamin Lansdown was born in Trowbridge in 1819 and was the son of a woollen mill employee.