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Chickerell, Dorset

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Chickerell, Dorset

Chickerell is a small town and parish in the West Dorset district of Dorset, England. The parish has a population of 5,282 (2001).
DistrictWest Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY6480
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01305
Population5,282 (2001)

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

Chickerell West ~ West Chickerell ~ Cicherelle

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

Chickerell West, par., S. Dorset, on E. Fleet Channel, 3 m. NW. of Weymouth, 1576 ac., pop. 819; P.O. Chick Hill, eminence, Pett par., Sussex, 4½ miles NE. of Hastings.

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