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Chesilton, Dorset

Historical Description

Chesilton, a village on Portland Island, Dorsetshire, at the south-east end of Chesil Bank, adjacent to Fortune's Well, 3½ miles S of Weymouth.

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 CountyDorsetshire 

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.