Ringstead, Dorset

Historical Description

Ringstead, a hamlet in Osmington parish, Dorsetshire, on a bay of its own name, 5¼ miles NE of Weymouth.

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

Administration

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

Ancient County Dorsetshire
Civil parish Osmington
Diocese Salisbury

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Ringstead from the following:


Land and Property

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

DistrictWest Dorset
CountyDorset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtDT2
Post TownDorchester