"MAPLEDERWELL, a parish in the hundred of Basingstoke, county Hants, 3 miles S.E. of Basingstoke, its railway station and post town. The village, which is of small extent, is situated on the river Loddon and the Basingstoke canal. It is wholly agricultural. The tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £220. The living is a curacy annexed to the rectory* of Newnham, in the diocese of Winchester. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, is an ancient structure. The parochial charities produce about £8 16s. per annum. Lord Dorchester is lord of the manor. "
[From The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) - transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Mapledurwell to another place.
You can see the administrative areas in which Mapledurwell has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- The entry for Mapledurwell from British History Online.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SU684514 (Lat/Lon: 51.257321, -1.020656), Mapledurwell which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)