Apley  Hampshire


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

APLEY, a seat on the edge of a wooded sea-cliff, ¾ of a mile E of Ryde, in the Isle of Wight. It was built, in the early part of last century, by the noted smuggler, David Boyce; and it occupies one of the most enchanting spots in the island.

Additional information about this locality is available for St Helens

Apley through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Apley, in The the Isle of Wight and Hampshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th May 2022

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