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West Parley, Dorset

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West Parley, Dorset

West Parley is a village and civil parish in south east Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour between Bournemouth and Ferndown. The village has a population of 3,532. West Parley is looked upon as a wealthy region, boasting a good first school, fields and sports club.
DistrictEast Dorset
Post townFERNDOWN
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSZ0897
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01202
Population3,532
 

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

Parley ~ Parley West

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

Parley, West, par. and vil., Dorset, in E. of co., on river Stour, 5 m. SE. of Wimborne, 3407 ac., pop. 336.

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