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Milton, Dorset

Historical Description

Milton, a chapelry annexed to Gillingham vicarage, in Dorsetshire, on the river Stour, o¼ miles NW of Shaftesbury. The church was built in 1868.

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 
DioceseBristol1542 - 1836
DioceseSalisbury1836 -

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 Milton are available from a number of sites: