Wooland  Dorset


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

WOOLLAND, a parish in Sturminster district, Dorset; 4¼ miles SW of Shillingstone r. station, and 7 W by N of Blandford. It has a post-office under Blandford. Acres, 1,098. Real property, with Ibberton, £3,185. Pop., 132. Houses, 27. The manor belongs to M. Williams, Esq. The living is a donative in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, not reported. Patron, M. Williams, Esq. The church was rebuilt in 1857. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Wooland through time

Wooland 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 Wooland itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 28th May 2024

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