Duntish, Dorset

Historical Description

Duntish, a tithing in Buckland-Newton parish, Dorsetshire, 3½ miles NE of Cerne-Abbas. A Roman camp of 10 acres is here, and has yielded Roman coins and arms.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Dorsetshire
Civil parish Buckland Newton
Diocese Salisbury

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Duntish from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Dorset is available to browse.


Online maps of Duntish are available from a number of sites:

DistrictWest Dorset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtDT2
Post TownDorchester