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Bradford Peverell, Dorset

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Bradford Peverell, Dorset

Bradford Peverell is a village in the English county of Dorset. It lies within the West Dorset administrative district of the county, two miles north west of the county town of Dorchester. It is sited by the south bank of the River Frome, amongst low chalk hills on the dip slope of the Dorset Downs. The A37 road between Dorchester and Yeovil passes to the north of the village on the other side of the river's water meadows. The village has a population of 344 (2001).
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY6592
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset

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

Bradford Peverell, par., vil., and seat, SW. Dorset, 3 miles NW. of Dorchester, 2700 ac., pop. 330.

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