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Stourpaine, Dorset

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Stourpaine, Dorset

Stourpaine is a village in north Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour and A350 road in the south east corner of the Blackmore Vale, under Cranborne Chase, three miles north west of Blandford Forum. The village has a population of 608.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Post townBLANDFORD FORUM
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8609
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01258
Population608
 

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

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

Stourpaine, par. and vil., Dorset, in N. of co.- par., 2305 ac., pop. 563; vil., on river Stour, 3 miles NW. of Blandford; P.O.

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