Place:


West Parley  Dorset

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described West Parley like this:

PARLEY (West), a parish in Wimborne district, Dorset; on the river Stour, contiguous to Hants, 5 miles E S E of Wimborne r. station. Post-town, Wimborne. Acres, 3, 407. Real property, £1, 914. Pop., 268. Houses, 81. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £195. Patron, Mrs. Mary Buller. The church is ancient; and there is an Independentchapel.

West Parley through time

West Parley is now part of East Dorset district. Click here for graphs and data of how East Dorset has changed over two centuries. For statistics about West Parley itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of West Parley in East Dorset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/13779

Date accessed: 13th December 2017


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