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Arne, Dorset

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Arne, Dorset

Arne is a village and civil parish in the Purbeck district of Dorset, England; situated 4 miles east of Wareham. The local travel links are located at Wareham railway station. Bournemouth International Airport is 11 miles away. The main road through the village is Arne Road connecting Arne to Wareham. The village is situated on the Arne Peninsula, which protrudes into Poole Harbour opposite the town of Poole.
DistrictPurbeck
Post townWAREHAM
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY9788
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01929
Population1,344
 

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

Arne, par., SE. Dorset, 4 miles E. of Wareham, 4196 ac. (1580 water), pop. 121.

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