Whorwellsdown  Wiltshire


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

WHORWELSDOWN, a hundred in the W of Wilts; containing 5 parishes and a part. Acres, 19,308. Pop., 5,505. Houses, 1,234.

Whorwellsdown through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 19th May 2022

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