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Affpuddle, Dorset

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Affpuddle, Dorset

Affpuddle is a small village and civil parish in the Purbeck district of Dorset in South West England, 9 miles east of Dorchester. The local travel links are 3 miles from the village to Moreton railway station and 20 miles to Bournemouth International Airport. Part of the village street is the B3390, which divides the village into two.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY8093
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01305

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

Aff Puddle ~ Affapidele ~ Affa

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

Aff-Puddle, par., E. Dorset, on river Piddle, 8 miles NE. of Dorchester, 3818 ac., pop. 477.

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