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The small village of Ashampstead lies ten miles west of Reading and six miles east of Newbury. The parish included the hamlets of Ashampstead Green and Quicks Green. Just under half the land was arable, with small amounts of woodland and grass.

Further reading
Wordie, R. (ed.), ‘Enclosure In Berkshire, 1485-1885’ (Reading, 2000) pp.12-14.

Acreage: 2082
Population 1801: 314
  1831: 346
  1861: 385


OS Map Grid Ref(s): 27, 28


Parliamentary Enclosure Maps & Awards

Ashampstead (See Basildon)


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