Tollard Royal, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Tollard Royal, a parish in Wiltshire, 10 miles from Semley, 11 from Blandford, and 12 S of Tisbury station on the L. & S.W.R. It has a post and telegraph office under Salisbury; money order office, Handley. Acreage, 1854; population, 247. A hunting seat of King John is here. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury; gross value, £500 with residence. The church is good.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and 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 Wiltshire
Ecclesiastical parish Tollard-Royal St. Peter
Hundred Cranborne
Poor Law union Tisbury

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Church Records

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1609-1880 1609-18371609-1880

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Villages, Hamlets, &c

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