In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Ripplesmere like this:
RIPPLESMERE, a hundred in the S E of Berks; containing Clewer parish, three other parishes, and part of another. Acres, 19, 569. Pop. in 1851, 6, 941; in 1861, 8, 873. Houses, 1, 639.
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 Ripplesmere has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Bracknell Forest. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Ripplesmere and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Ripplesmere, in Bracknell Forest and Berkshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 21st May 2013
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