Place:


Wraxall  Dorset

 

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

WRAXALL, a parish in Beaminster district, Dorset; 2½ miles NW of Maiden-Newton r. station. Post town, Maiden-Newton, under Dorchester. Acres, 952. Rated property, £998. Pop., 83. Houses, 15. The living is a rectory, annexed to Rampisham. The church is good.

Wraxall through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/14040

Date accessed: 22nd May 2017


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