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Fifehead Neville, Dorset

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Fifehead Neville, Dorset

Fifehead Neville is a village in the county of Dorset in southern England. It lies within the Blackmore Vale in the North Dorset administrative district of the county, two miles (3 km) south west of the town of Sturminster Newton. It is sited on Corallian limestone soil, next to the stream of the Divelish which runs down from the high hill of Bulbarrow Hill. The village has a population of 127.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST7610
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Fifehead Neville, par., Dorset, 2½ miles SW. of Sturminster, 791 ac., pop. 120.

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