Place:


Buckland Ripers Dorset

 

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

BUCKLAND-RIPERS, a parish in Weymouth district, Dorset; near the Weymouth railway, 3 miles NW by N of Melcombe-Regis. It includes part of Nottington hamlet; and its Post Town is Radipole, under Weymouth. Acres, 1,237. Rated property, £1,189. Pop., 113. Houses, 27. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £176. Patron, Q. H. Stroud, Esq. The church is good.

Buckland Ripers through time

A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Buckland Ripers has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of West Dorset. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Buckland Ripers and units named after it.

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/20101

Date accessed: 23rd August 2014


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