Longham, Dorset

Historical Description

Longham, a hamlet in Hampreston parish, Dorsetshire, adjacent to Hants, 4 miles SE by E of Wimborne Minster. It has a post office under Wimborne.

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
Diocese Salisbury

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

Land and Property

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


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

DistrictEast Dorset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtBH22
Post TownFerndown