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Tarrant Rushton, Dorset

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Tarrant Rushton, Dorset

Tarrant Rushton is a village in north Dorset, England, situated in the Tarrant Valley five miles east of Blandford Forum. The village has a population of 105. To the east of the village is Tarrant Rushton Airfield built during World War II and in use until 1980.
DistrictNorth Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST9305
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western

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

Tarrant Rushton, par., Dorset, 3½ miles E. of Blandford, 1221 ac., pop. 170.

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