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Plush, Dorset

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Plush, Dorset

Plush is a hamlet in the English county of Dorset. It lies within the West Dorset administrative district, about 8 miles north of the county town Dorchester. It is sited in a small side-valley of the River Piddle at an altitude of 130 metres and is surrounded by chalk hills which rise to 251 metres at Ball Hill, a kilometre to the northeast, and 261 metres at Lyscombe Hill, 2½ kilometres to the east.
DistrictWest Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST7102
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

Plush, Dorset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Plush, hamlet, Buckland Newton par., Dorset, 3 miles SE. of Cerne Abbas.

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