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Yafford, Isle of Wight

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Yafford, Isle of Wight

Yafford is a hamlet on the Isle of Wight. It is located nine kilometres southwest from Newport in an area known as the Back of the Wight between Brighstone and Niton. It has a non operational water mill, which was working until 1970. The mill has an overshot water wheel, powered by the flow of water from a millpond. The pond is fed by a stream from the nearby village of Shorwell, part of the Buddle Brook.
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight
Traditional CountyHampshire
OS GridSZ4481
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHampshire
 

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

Heceford

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