Amesbury

Events

Amesbury Settled

501 AD

Amesbury is Settled

Nunnery Founded

979

A nunnery is founded

Population Peak

1348

Amesbury's population peaks at ~1000

Nunnery Closed

1540

Nunnery is closed by Henry VIII

Workhouse built

1837

Workhouse built in Amesbury

Cinema opens

1936

A cinema opens in Amesbury

Library Built

1973

A library is built

Sports hall opens

1974

A sports hall opens

Police station built

1976

A police station is built

Electricity Supply

1992

Amesbury gains power

Mayor

1997

Amesbury gains a Mayor