Wambrook  Dorset


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

WAMBROOK, a parish in the district of Chard and county of Dorset; 2¼ miles WSW of Chard r. station. It has a post-office under Chard. Acres, 1,857. Real property, returned with Chardstock. Pop., 286. Houses, 49. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £262.* Patron, the Rev. H. H. A. Smith.

Wambrook through time

Wambrook is now part of South Somerset district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Somerset has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Wambrook itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Wambrook, in South Somerset and Dorset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 16th October 2019

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