In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Monkton Wyld like this:
Monkton Wyld, eccl. dist., White hurch Canonicorum par., Dorset, and Uplyme par., Devon, near Lyme Regis, pop. 224.
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 Monkton Wyld 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 Monkton Wyld and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Monkton Wyld in West Dorset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 26th April 2015
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