Timeline events for date 1842

Comunity Date Events
1842 The Great Western Railway company opens its Bristol to London line, builds Swindon Railway Station and starts building maintenance works at Swindon.
Chippenham 1842 Rowland Brotherhood moves to Chippenham and founds Chippenham Railway Works
Cricklade 1842 - 1869 104 acres of land converted to allotments to benefit the poor of Cricklade and Chelworth
Keevil 1842 Fieldhead house built as a vicarage
Purton 1842 National School in existence
Ramsbury 1842 Primitive Methodist chapel built in Chapel Lane
Sherston 1842 The house of John Bressingham is licensed for Primitive Methodist worship
Wilton 1842 Parochial Sunday School becomes a day school
Wootton Bassett 1842 Primitive Methodists open a day school adjoining the chapel at a cost of £700