Place:


Wakeham  Dorset

 

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

WAKEHAM, a village in Portland parish, Dorset; 5½ miles SSE of Weymouth.

Additional information about this locality is available for Portland

Wakeham through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/26458

Date accessed: 17th October 2019


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