Renscombe  Dorset


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

RENTSCOMBE, a village in North Matravers parish, Dorset; 3¼ miles S of Corfe-Castle.

Additional information about this locality is available for Worth Matravers

Renscombe through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 22nd May 2022

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