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Langton Matravers, Dorset

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Langton Matravers, Dorset

Langton Matravers is a village on the Isle of Purbeck, in the county of Dorset in the south of England. It is situated about two kilometres directly west of the town of Swanage and about eight kilometres (five miles) south-east of Corfe Castle. For governmental purposes it lies within the Purbeck local government district, the South Dorset constituency of the House of Commons and the South West England constituency of the European Parliament.
DistrictPurbeck
Post townSWANAGE
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY9978
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
Population973
 

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

Langton Matravers, par. and vil., Dorset, in SE. of co., 8 miles SE. of Wareham, 2250 ac., pop. 892; P.O.

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