Ibberton  Dorset


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

IBBERTON, a parish in Sturminster district, Dorset; on an affluent of the river Stour, 4 miles SW of Shillingstone r. station, and 7 W of Blandford. Post town, Turnworth, under Blandford. Acres, 1, 383. Real property, with Woolland, £3, 185. Rated property of I. alone, £1, 200. Pop., 237. ...

Houses, 54. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to Lord Rivers. A range of hills runs through the parish from E to W. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Valne, £220. * Patron, Lord Rivers. The church is ancient, in tolerable condition; has a tower; and stands on the side of a hill, commanding a good view. There are a national school, and charities £15.

Ibberton through time

Ibberton 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 Ibberton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th May 2024

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