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Hundreds and Liberties in Berkshire

The following is a list of the hundreds in the county, with the parishes contained in each:-

Hundred of Beynhurst

Bisham, Hurley, Remenham, Shottesbrooke and White Waltham.

Hundred of Bray


Hundred of Charlton

Barkham, Broad Hinton, Earley, Finchampstead, Hartley Dummer, Shinfield, Swallowfield (part of) and Whistley-in-Hurst.

Hundred of Compton

Aldworth, Catmore, Chilton, Compton or Compton Parva, East Ilsley, Market Ilsley, Farnborough or Farmborough and West Ilsley.

Hundred of Cookham

Binfield, Cookham and Sunninghill.

Hundred of Faircross

Bagley Wood, Beedon, Boxford, Brightwalton, Brimpton, Chandlings Farm, Chieveley, Frilsham, Greenham, Hampstead Norris, Leckhampstead, Midgham, Peasemore, Sandleford, Shaw-cum-Donnington, Speen, Stanford Dingley, Wasing, Welford, Winterbourn and Yattendon (part of) and Little Coxwell.

Hundred of Faringdon

Great Coxwell, Great Faringdon.

Hundred of Ganfield

Buckland, Charney, Hatford, Hinton Waldrist, Longworth, Pusey, Shellingford and Stamford-in-the-Vale.

Hundred of Hormer

Beaselsleigh, Cholsall, Cumnor, Kennington, Northcourt, North Hinksey, Radley, St. Helen (Abingdon), Sandford, Seacourt, Shippen, South Hinksey, Sunningwell, Thrupp and Wick, Wootton and Wytham.

Hundred of Kintbury Eagle

Arington, Chaddleworth, Chilton Foliatt (part of), East Challow, East Shefford, Enborne, Fawley, Hampstead Marshall, Hungerford, Inkpen, Kintbury, Letcombe Bassett, Letcombe Regis, Shalbourn (part of), West Challow, West Shefford and West Woodhay.

Hundred of Lambourn

Blagrave, East Garston, Eastbury and Bockhampton, Hadley & Lambourn.

Hundred of Moreton

Allhallows (Wallingford), Ashampstead, Aston Tirrold, Aston Upthorpe, Basildon, Brightwell, Clapcot, Didcot or Dudcot, East Hagbourne, Harwell, Moulslord, North Moreton, Sotwell, South Moreton, Streatley, Upton with Nottingham Fee and West Hagbourne.

Hundred of Ock

Appleford, Appleton and Eaton, Denchworth (part of), Draycot Moor, Drayton, Frilford, Fyfield, Garford, Goosey, Kingston Bagpuze, Little Wittenham, Long Wittenham, Lyford, Marcham, Milton, Steventon, Sutton Courtenay, Sutton Wick and Tubney.

Hundred of Reading

Beenham Vallence, Blewbury, Bucklebury, Chelsey, Graizeley or Grasley, Pangbourn, St. Giles (Reading), St. Lawrence (Reading), St. Mary (Reading), Southcot, Sulhamstead Abbots, Swallowfield (part of), Thatcham, Tilehurst and Whitley.

Hundred of Ripplesmere

Clewer, Dedworth, Easthampstead, Old Windsor and Winkfield with Ascot.

Hundred of Shrivenham

Ashbury, Balking, Beckett, Bourbon, Buscot, Coleshill, Compton Beauchamp, Eaton Hastings, Fernham, Great Faringdon (part of), Idstone, Kingston Lisle with Fawler, Kingstone Winslow, Longcot, Odstone, Shrivenham, Uffington, Watchfield and Woolstone.

Hundred of Sonning

Arborfield, Newland, Ruscombe, Sandhurst, Sonning Town, Winnersh, Wokingham and Woodley with Sandford.

Hundred of Theale

Aldermaston, Bradfield, Burghfield, Englefield, Padworth, Purley, Stratfield Mortimer, Sulham, Sulhamstead Bannister, Tidmarsh, Ufton or Ufton Nervet, Wokefield and Woolhampton.

Hundred of Wantage

Ardington, Charlton, Childrey, Denchworth (part of), East Hanney, East Hendred, East Lockinge, Grove, Sparsholt, Wantage, West Hanney, West Hendred, West Lockinge.

Hundred of Wargrave

Waltham St. Lawrence, Warfield and Wargrave.

Borough of Abingdon

St. Helen Without and St. Nicholas.

Borough of Maidenhead


Borough of Newbury


Borough of New Windsor

New Windsor.

Borough of Reading


Borough of Wallingford

Allhallows St. Leonards, St. Mary-le-More, St. Peter and Wallingford Castle Precinct.