Dacorum  Hertfordshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Dacorum like this:

DACORUM, a hundred in Herts; in detached pieces, contiguous to Middlesex and Bucks; and containing seventeen parishes and parts of four others. Acres, 75, 027. Pop. in 1851, 36, 249: in 1861, 38, 081. Houses, 7, 092.

Dacorum through time

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How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Dacorum in Hertfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 29th February 2024

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