WEST HOLME MANOR ESTATE, WAREHAM, DORSET

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Consists of Sale catalogue of the West Holme Manor Estate, near Wareham, Dorset includes maps, photographs and detailed descriptions of the properties1939

Administrative / Biographical History

Farm size 1478 acres comprising West Holme Farm (217 acres), Rushton Farm (126 acres), Manor Farm (181 acres), Highwood Farm (156 acres) and 600 acres of sporting heathland; loam soil, on sand and gravel

Conditions Governing Access

Available for consultation

Acquisition Information

Presented in 1972, accession number 1053

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at the Museum of English Rural Life

Conditions Governing Use

Please contact the Archivist

Geographical Names