Twyford, Dorset

Historical Description

Twyford, a hamlet in Compton Abbas parish, Dorsetshire, 2 miles SSW of Shaftesbury.

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 Twyford are available from a number of sites: