Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for CANFORD

CANFORD, a subdistrict in Poole district, Dorset. It comprises part of Great Canford parish; excluding Longfleet and Parkstone tythings. Acres, 12,768. Pop., 2,326. Houses, 468.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a subdistrict"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 3rd order divisions")
Administrative units: Poole PLU/RegD       Dorset AncC
Place: Canford Magna

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