Eggerton  Dorset


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

EGGERTON, a hundred in Bridport and Dorchester divisions, Dorset. It contains Askerswell parish, four other parishes, and part of another. Acres, 6, 967. Pop., 1, 142. Houses, 217.

Eggerton through time

Eggerton is now part of West Dorset district. Click here for graphs and data of how West Dorset has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Eggerton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd October 2021

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