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Drimpton, Dorset

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Drimpton, Dorset

Drimpton is a village in the English county of Dorset. It lies in the West Dorset administrative district of the county, about 5 miles northwest of the small town of Beaminster and 3.5 miles southwest of Crewkerne in Somerset. It is sited on a small tributary of the River Axe. This tributary stream was unnamed until 2005 when, after a vote by villagers, it was officially named the "Little Axe". Neighbouring settlements to Drimpton include Clapton, Broadwindsor, Burstock, Netherhay and Greenham.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST4105
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset

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