Wincanton, Mere & District 1897 - England Sheet 297
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This Inch to the Mile map covers parts of Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire. Centred on Mere, coverage extends northward to Longbridge Deverill, westward to Bruton, southward to Gillingham, eastward to Fonthill Bishop. On the reverse we include a map of the village of Zeals. Features include Stourhead, Fonthill, a stretch of the Somerset & Dorset railway, Wardour Castle, etc.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or church parishes that are included on this map. Links are given for those for which detailed large-scale maps are also available.
Dorset: Bourton, Buckhorn Weston, Gillingham, Motcombe, Silton.
Somerset: Batcombe, Blackford, Bratton Seymour, Bruton, Charlton Musgrove, Cucklington, Holton, Lamyatt, Maperton, Milton Clevedon, North Cheriton, Penselwood, Pitcombe, Shepton Montague, South Brewham, Stoke Trister, Upton Noble, Wanstrow, Wincanton, Witham Friary, Yarlington.
Wiltshire: Berwick St Leonard, Brixton Deverill, Chicklade, Donhead St Andrew, Donhead St Mary, East Knoyle, Fonthill Gifford, Fonthill Bishop, Heytesbury, Hill Deverill, Hindon, Horningsham, Kingston Deverill, Longbridge Deverill, Maiden Bradley, Mere, Monkton Deverill, Sedghill, Semley, Stourton, Sutton Veny, West Tisbury, Zeals.
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