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Wokefield, Berkshire

Historical Description

Wokefield, a township in Stratfield Mortimer parish, Berks, 5½ miles SSW of Reading. Acreage, 666; population, 126.

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 parishStratfield Mortimer 
HundredTheale 
Poor Law unionBradfield 

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


Civil Registration

Wokefield was in Bradfield Registration District from 1837 to 1937 and Wokingham Registration District from 1937 to 1974


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wokefield from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Wokefield 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