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Bryanston, Dorset

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Bryanston, Dorset

Bryanston is a village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour one mile west of Blandford Forum. The parish has a population of 968 (2001 census). The village is adjacent to the grounds of Bryanston School, an independent school. The village was named after Brian de Lisle, a Baron at the court of King John.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8706
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Blandford Bryan ~ Brienston ~ Brients Towne ~ Bryanstone

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