[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868), Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- The transcription of the section for Compton from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.
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You can see the administrative areas in which Compton has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SU957469 (Lat/Lon: 51.213294, -0.631264), Compton which are provided by:
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- Old Maps Online
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- 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.)