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Shillingstone, Dorset

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Shillingstone, Dorset

Shillingstone is a village in the Blackmore Vale area of north Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour between Sturminster Newton and Blandford Forum. In the 2001 census the population was 1,007.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8211
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01258
Population1,007 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Shillingstone, Dorset has been known in the past

Okeford Shilling ~ Shilling Okeford ~ Silleston

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

Okeford Shilling, Dorset. See SHILLINGSTONE.

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