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Padworth

The scattered village of Padworth lies nine miles southwest of Reading. It is on the River Kennet, the Kennet and Avon Canal and the main road from London to Bath. Just over half the land was permanent grass, just over a quarter arable, and a small amount woodland.

Further reading
Wordie, R. (ed.), 'Enclosure In Berkshire, 1485-1885' (Reading, 2000) pp.113-114.


Acreage: 1211
Population 1801: 218
  1831: 234
  1861: 298

 

OS Map Grid Ref(s): 36, 44

 

Parliamentary Enclosure Maps & Awards

Padworth (1814. See also Beenham) - Ref: D/EB/1242/Z2 [ View Image(s) ] [ Search Awards Index ]

Padworth (1814. See also Beenham) - Ref: D/EB/1242/Z2 [ View Image(s) ] [ Search Awards Index ]

 

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