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Duntish, Dorset

Historical Description

Duntish, a tithing in Buckland-Newton parish, Dorsetshire, 3½ miles NE of Cerne-Abbas. A Roman camp of 10 acres is here, and has yielded Roman coins and arms.

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 
Civil parishBuckland Newton 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Duntish from the following:

Land and Property

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


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

DistrictWest Dorset
RegionSouth West
Postal districtDT2
Post TownDorchester