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Stanmore, Berkshire

Historical Description

Stanmore, a hamlet in Beedon parish, Berks, 2 miles SW of East Ilsley. There is a large bell-shaped harrow here known locally as " Burrow-hill."

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyBerkshire 
Civil parishBeedon 
HundredFaircross 
Poor Law unionWantage 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Stanmore from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Berkshire papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Berkshire 1532, 1566, and 1665-6 is available online.

CountyWest Berkshire
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtRG20
Post TownNewbury