Place:


Bempstone  Somerset

 

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

BEMPSTONE, a hundred in Somerset. It contains Burnham and six other parishes. Acres, 25,698. Pop. in 1851, 8,123; in 1861, 8,383. Houses, 1,804.

Bempstone through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/20795

Date accessed: 13th November 2018


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