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Stoborough, Dorset

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Stoborough, Dorset

Stoborough is a village in the English county of Dorset. It is situated one mile to the south of the town of Wareham, and separated from it by the River Frome. Stoborough and nearby Stoborough Green form part of the civil parish of Arne, within the Purbeck local government district.
Post townWAREHAM
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY9286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01929

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


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

Stoborough, liberty, Wareham Holy Trinity par., Dorset, in town of Wareham, pop. 101.

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