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Combe Keynes

COMBE KEYNES, a village 6 miles W.S.W. from Wareham. The church is ancient and consists of a nave and chancel with a square tower. Living a vicarage united with the chapelry of Wool. Here are the romantic ruins of Binden Abbey, formerly a monastery of Carthusian monks. The parish comprises about 2000 acres, and had in 1841 a population of 135.

Buddon Francis, farmer
Marsh Richard, grocery dealer
White Richard, farmer

Transcribed from Hunt & Co.'s Directory of Dorsetshire, Hampshire, & Wiltshire 1851