Affpuddle is an Ancient Parish in the county of Dorset.
Other places in the parish include: Bryants Puddle, Bryantspuddle, Pallington, and Briantspuddle.
Alternative names: Aff Puddle, Affpiddle
Parish church: St Laurence
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1728
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1734
- Bere Regis
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
AFF-PUDDLE, a parish in Wareham district, Dorset; on the river Piddle, 4 miles N of Moreton r. station and 8 ENE of Dorchester. It contains the hamlet of Pallington and the tything of Bryants-Puddle. Post Town, Piddletown under Dorchester. Acres, 3,818. Real pro perty, £2,928. Pop., 455. Houses, 97. The manor belonged anciently to Cerne Abbey. The property is divided. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the rectory of Turners-Puddle, in the diocese of Salisbury. The church is ancient but good. Charities, £5.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Wareham
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset
Rural Deanery: Whitchurch
Poor Law Union: Wareham and Purbeck