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Brightwalton

The scattered village of Brightwalton lies five and a half miles from Newbury, on the Downs. The soil is chalk. Three quarters of the land was arable, with a very small amount of pasture.

Further reading
Wordie, R. (ed.), ‘Enclosure In Berkshire, 1485-1885’ (Reading, 2000) pp.26-28.


Acreage: 2054
Population 1801: 420
  1831: 442
  1861: 450

 

OS Map Grid Ref(s): 20, 26

 

Parliamentary Enclosure Maps & Awards

Brightwalton (1863) - Ref: D/EW/P24/1 [ View Image(s) ] [ Search Awards Index ]

Brightwalton (1863) - Ref: D/EW/P24/1 [ View Image(s) ] [ Search Awards Index ]

 

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