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Chalbury, Dorset

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Chalbury, Dorset

Chalbury is a village in the English county of Dorset. It lies within the East Dorset administrative district of the county, four miles north of Wimborne Minster and four miles west of Verwood. The village is sited on Chalbury Hill, the view from which has been described as "one of the most fascinating in the county".
DistrictEast Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSU0106
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01258

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

Chalbury, par., E. Dorset, 5 miles SE. of Dorchester, 1344 ac., pop. 211.

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