Transcript of the description for Turners Puddle from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851
TOMER'S PUDDLE, a village 1 mile S.W. from Bere-Regis. The church, an antique edifice, has a nave and chancel, surmounted by an embattled tower; living a rectory. The parish comprises about 1930 acres, and had, in 1841, 122 inhabitants. DIRECTORY Hooper John, farmer, Throop. Hooper William, farmer.