Desborough  Buckinghamshire


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

DESBOROUGH, a hundred in Bucks; contiguous to Oxfordshire and Berks, and containing fifteen parishes and parts of two others. Acres, 45, 337. Pop., 19, 198. Houses, 3, 859.

Desborough through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Desborough, in Wycombe and Buckinghamshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 17th October 2021

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