Leweston  Dorset


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

LEWESTON, an extra-parochial tract in Sherborne district, Dorset; 3¼ miles S of Sherborne. Acres, 540. Pop., 17. Houses, 3. Leweston House is the seat of R. Gordon, Esq.

Leweston through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 14th July 2024

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