A Topographical Dictionary of England, Samuel Lewis, London 1831


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CHALDON-HERRING, a parish in the liberty of BINDON, Blandford (South) division of the county of DORSET, 10 miles (W.S.W.) from Wareham, containing 240 inhabitants.

The living is a vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Bristol, rated in the king's books at 8. 0. 10., and endowed with 1400 royal bounty. Thomas Lyte, Esq. was patron in 1822. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas. This parish is bounded by the English channel on the south, where there is a signal station.

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