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Pokesdown, Bournemouth

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Pokesdown, Bournemouth

Pokesdown is a small area of Bournemouth, a unitary authority in the ceremonial county of Dorset. It lies just east of the suburb of Boscombe and west of Southbourne.
Administrative CountyBournemouth
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ1292
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01202

Pokesdown, Bournemouth in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Pokesdown, eccl. dist., Christchurch par., Hants, near Christchurch sta., pop. 1795; P.O.

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