Transcript of the description for Stourton Caundle from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851

STOURTON CAUNDLE, a village 2 miles S.W. from Stalbridge, and 1 S.E. from Sherborne. The church, an antique building, has a square tower. Living, a perpetual curacy. The parish comprises 2680 acres and had in 1841, 394 inhabitants.

Lagdon Rev. Richd. M.A. (curate)
Serrell Mrs. Eliza
Andrews Edward, plasterer
Bugg John, farmer
Bugg William, farmer
Burfitt Elizabeth, farmer
Clinch George, basket maker
Cook James, plasterer
Crees James, farmer
Crocker Charles, boot & shoemaker
Gillott George, farmer
Harris George, farmer
Harris Luke, 'Trooper Inn'
Hicks Thomas, farmer
Holmes John, blacksmith
Lyne Richard, carpenter
Maggs Isaiah, farmer
Miller William, carpenter
Mogg Samuel, boot & shoemaker
Mullett Walter, blacksmith
Oliver James, carpenter
Parsons Samuel, plasterer
Stokes Samuel, beer seller & farmer
Tabor Henry, carpenter
Thick William, grocer, &c.
Walden James, basket maker
Walden John, carpenter
Walden Josiah, grocery, &c. dealer
Wills Charles, shoemaker
Winter James, grocery, &c. dealer