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Letcombe Bassett

Letcombe Bassett lies two and a half miles southwest of Wantage, on the Downs. More than half the land was arable, less than one fifth permanent grass and one tenth woodland.

Further reading
Wordie, R. (ed.), ‘Enclosure In Berkshire, 1485-1885’ (Reading, 2000) pp.99-100.


Acreage: 1662
Population 1801: 230
  1831: 288
  1861: 283

 

OS Map Grid Ref(s): 14, 20

 

Parliamentary Enclosure Maps & Awards

Letcombe Bassett (1774 (Letcombe Bassett & Childrey)) - Ref: D/P80/26A [ View Image(s) ] [ Search Awards Index ]

 

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