Transcript of the description for Bincombe from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851
BINCOMBE, is a small village 5 miles N. from Weymouth and 5 S. from Dorchester. The living, a rectory, is united with that of Broadway. Here are some stone quarries and in the neighbourhood are numerous barrows. The parish comprises 980 acres, and had in 1841, 160 inhabitants.
Honeybun Joseph, grocery, &c. dealer
Pashen George, farmer
Read William & John, farmers
Warne Joseph, farmer
Woodsford John, parish clerk