Salisbury (locally /ˈsɔːzbəri/ SAWZ-bər-ee) is a cathedral city in Wiltshire, England, with a population of 40,302, at the confluence of the rivers Avon, Nadder and Bourne. The city is nearly 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 agreement grew up going on for it which received a city charter in 1227 as New Sarum, which continued to be its ascribed name until 2009, when Salisbury City Council was established. Salisbury railway station is an different 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.