Transcript of the description for Buckland Ripers from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851
BUCKLAND RIPERS. a village 3 miles N.W. from Weymouth. The church is a small antique building in the Norman style, the living of which is a rectory; here is a parochial school. The parish comprises about 1400 acres, and had in 1841, a population of 118.
Churchill George, esq. Buckland Ripers house
Litchfield, Rev. J. S. (vicar)
Chandler James, farmer