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Calbourne, Isle of Wight

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Calbourne, Isle of Wight

Calbourne is a village and civil parish on the Isle of Wight. It is located eight kilometres from Newport in the west of the island. The village takes its name from the stream that passes through town, the Caul Bourne. The stream used to power five mills just north of the town. In the deed for the land produced in 826 CE, it is recorded as Cawelbourne. The village has a post office, a garage, a church and a public house, The Sun Inn.
Post townNEWPORT
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ4286
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsle of Wight
Fire and Rescue AuthorityIsle of Wight
Ambulance AuthorityIsle of Wight
Dialling code01983
 

Other names by which Calbourne, Isle of Wight has been known in the past

Cauborne

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