History

We will gradually add to this page .  If you have any interesting facts about the village, please email them to the editors.

We know of one book about the village called “The history of Glanville’s Wootton, in the County of Dorset, including its zoology and botany“.  It was written by Charles William Dale and first published by Hatchards in 1878.

Tree Struck by Lightning 14th April 1907
Stock Hill Lane
The Glanvilles Wootton maypole in 1909, with violin and harp accompaniment

“The Avenue” Stock Hill Lane
Pure Drop Public House

Wesleyan Chapel

Round Chimneys Farmhouse
Gog and Magog