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Child Okeford, Dorset

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Child Okeford, Dorset

Child Okeford (sometimes written Childe Okeford) is a village in the county of Dorset in southern England. It lies in the North Dorset administrative district of the county, four miles east of the small town of Sturminster Newton. Child Okeford lies downstream from Sturminster, along the River Stour, which passes half a mile west of the village. In the 2001 Census the village had a population of 1,065, 41.9% of whom were retired.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8312
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01258

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