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Winterborne Whitechurch, Dorset

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Winterborne Whitechurch, Dorset

Winterborne Whitechurch, also Winterborne Whitchurch, is a village in central Dorset, England, situated in a winterbourne valley on the A354 road on the Dorset Downs five miles south west of Blandford Forum. The village has a population of 694. It used to house two village shops but both closed down. There is a federated primary school. The village public house the "Milton Arms" now acts as a newsagent.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8300
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset

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

Winterborne Whitchurch

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

Winterborne Whitechurch, par., Dorset, 2841 ac., pop. 422; contains Whitechurch, vil., 6 miles SW. of Blandford; P.O., T.O.

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