Hammoon  Dorset


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

HAMMOON, a parish in Sturminster district, Dorset; on the river Stour; 2 miles E of Sturminster Newton r. station. Post town, Sturminster Newton, under Blandford. Acres, 677. Real property, with Manston, £4, 585. Rated property of H. alone, £1, 394. Pop., 74. Houses, 17. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £233.* Patron, G. Meech, Esq. The church is old, but good.

Hammoon through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th January 2022

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