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Woolstone

The hamlet of Woolstone was a chapelry in the parish of Uffington, lying on the brow of the White Horse hill, five miles from Faringdon. The soil is strong clay and white gravel, and not very rich. See also Uffington for details.

Further reading
Wordie, R. (ed.), 'Enclosure In Berkshire, 1485-1885' (Reading, 2000) pp.168-170.


Acreage: 2012
Population 1801: 208
  1831: 270
  1861: 256

 

OS Map Grid Ref(s): 13, 19

 

Parliamentary Enclosure Maps & Awards

Woolstone (See Uffington)

 

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