Transcript of the description for Chilfroome from Kelly's Directory of Dorset, 1889

CHILFROME is a parish and village, situated near the river Frome, 1 mile north-west from Maiden Newton station, on the Great Western railway, and 9 miles north-west from Dorchester, in the Western division of the county, Tollerford hundred, Dorchester petty sessional diviston, union and county court district, rural deanery of Bridport Abbotsbury portion, archdeaconry of Dorset and diocese of Salisbury.