A Topographical Dictionary of England, Samuel Lewis, London 1831


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MILBOURNE (ST. ANDREW), a parish in the liberty of DEWLISH, Blandford (North) division, though locally in the Dorchester division, of the county of DORSET, 8 miles (S.W.) from Blandford-Forum, containing, with Milbourne-Churchstone, 244 inhabitants.

The living is a discharged vicarage, with that of Dewlish, in the archdeaconry of Dorset, and diocese of Bristol, rated in the king's books at 13. 6. 8. T. Gundry, Esq. was patron in 1800. In this parish is an oblong double-intrenched camp, the area of which is about seven acres. Cardinal Morton, Archbishop of Canterbury in the reign of Henry VII., was born here.

Volume 3, page 299

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