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Tarrant Gunville, Dorset

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Tarrant Gunville, Dorset

Tarrant Gunville is a village in north Dorset, England, situated at the head of the Tarrant Valley on Cranborne Chase five miles north east of Blandford Forum. The village has a population of 236. The large 13th century parish church is dedicated to St. Mary, and was completely rebuilt between 1845 and 1845 by the architect Thomas Henry Wyatt. The modern village hall was completed in 2001.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST9212
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Tarrant Gunville, par., Dorset, 5 miles NE. of Blandford, 3425 ac., pop. 348; P.O.

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