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Blandford St Mary, Dorset

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Blandford St Mary, Dorset

Blandford St Mary is a village and civil parish in the North Dorset district of Dorset, England. The village is on the south bank of the River Stour, immediately opposite the larger town of Blandford Forum. The village grew up around the Badger Brewery, owned by Hall and Woodhouse, which is based there. At the 2001 census it had a population of 1,233.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Post townBlandford Forum
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8805
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01258
Population1,233 (2001 Census)

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

Blandford St Mary, par., E. Dorset, on river Stour, ½ mile S. of Blandford Forum, 1583 ac., pop. 364.

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