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Crossways, Dorset

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Crossways, Dorset

Crossways is a village in the English county of Dorset. It lies within the West Dorset administrative district of the county, six miles east of the county town of Dorchester. In the 2001 Census the village had a population of 2,019. In the early 1930s Crossways was a hamlet of scattered bungalows and cottages. At that time the Air Ministry acquired local heath and farmland to build an airfield.
DistrictWest Dorset
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY7788
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Population2,019
 

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