Knighton (Beer Hackett), Dorset

Historical Description

Knighton, a hamlet in Beer Hackett parish, Dorsetshire, 3 ½ miles SW of Sherborne.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and 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 Beer Hacket
Diocese Salisbury
Ecclesiastical parish Beer Hacket St. Michael
Hundred Sherborne
Poor Law union Sherborne (1835-)

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