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Waddon, Dorset

Historical Description

Waddon, a hamlet in Portisham parish, Dorsetshire, 5½ miles SW of Dorchester.

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 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.


Maps

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

DistrictWest Dorset
CountyDorset
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtDT3
Post TownWeymouth