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Stanpit, Dorset

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Stanpit, Dorset

Stanpit is a historic village in the borough of Christchurch, Dorset, in southern England. It is located along the southern boundary of current day Mudeford. The Stanpit road connects from the end of the original Mudeford road through to Purewell Cross. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book (1086) as Stanpeta meaning 2 estates with meadows. On Isaac Taylor's 1759 map of Hampshire it is marked as Stampit.
DistrictChristchurch
Post townCHRISTCHURCH
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ1792
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
 

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

Stanpeta

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