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Seatown

Seatown is a coastal hamlet in Dorset, England, sited on the English Channel approximately 3 miles west-southwest of Bridport. It lies within the civil parish of Chideock. Seaside cobblestone is part of the Jurassic coast, a world heritage site s ...

Shapwick, Dorset

Shapwick is a village and civil parish in east Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour five miles south-east of Blandford Forum and eight miles north of Poole. The village had a population of 190 in 2001. In the parish, about a mile North-Ea ...

Shell Bay

Shell Bay is a small bay in Dorset, England on the Studland peninsula. It is on the south side of the mouth of Poole Harbour and connected with Sandbanks by the Sandbanks Ferry which runs regularly across the entrance to the harbour and carries v ...

Shipton Gorge

Shipton Gorge is a village and civil parish in southwest Dorset, England, 3 miles east of Bridport. Dorset County Councils 2013 mid-year estimate of the population of Shipton Gorge parish is 350. In the 2011 national census, results have been pub ...

Silton

Silton is a small village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated in the Blackmore Vale 4 miles northwest of Gillingham. In the 2011 census the civil parish had 57 households and a population of 123. SILTON in 1086 was recorded in the ...

Sixpenny Handley Hundred

Sixpenny Handley Hundred was a hundred in the county of Dorset, England. It originally consisted of two distinct hundreds: Sexpena and Hanlega. Sometime around the 14th century, the two hundreds were united as the hundred of "Sexpenne et Henle". ...

St Georges Hundred, Dorset

St Georges Hundred, later often George Hundred, was a hundred in the county of Dorset, England, containing the following parishes: Stinsford. Broadmayne. Stratton. (Стрэттон) Bradford Peverell. (Брэдфорд Певерелл) Winterborne St Martin. (Уинтербо ...

St Ives, Dorset

St Ives is a village in the county of Dorset in the south of England. It lies close to the border between Dorset and Hampshire, near Ringwood, Verwood and Ferndown. The village is adjacent to St Leonards and Ashley Heath. The parish of St Leonard ...

St Leonards, Dorset

St Leonards is a village in south east Dorset, England, situated on the A31 road in the north of the Bournemouth-Poole urban area, adjacent to St Ives and Ashley Heath. The St Leonards and St Ives civil parish had a population of 6.672 in 2001. F ...

St Oswalds Bay

St Oswalds Bay is located near Lulworth on the Jurassic Coast in Dorset, England. The Bay has a narrow pebble beach with high chalk cliffs. The beach is cut off at high tide at the Western end. In the Eastern part, climb on the shore is steep and ...

Stair Hole

Stair Hole is a small cove located just west of Lulworth Cove in Dorset, southern England. The folded limestone strata known as the Lulworth crumple are particularly visible at Stair Hole. There are several caves visible from the seaward side of ...

Stanton St Gabriel

Stanton St Gabriel is a civil parish in west Dorset, England. It lies approximately midway between the towns of Lyme Regis and Bridport on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, and includes within its boundary the highest cliff on the south coa ...

Stinsford

Stinsford is a village and civil parish in southwest Dorset, England, one mile east of Dorchester. The parish includes the settlements of Higher and Lower Bockhampton. The name Stinsford may derive from stynt, Old English for a limited area of pa ...

Stockwood, Dorset

Stockwood is a village in west Dorset, England, around eight miles south-west of Sherborne and less than a mile away from Chetnole railway station on the Heart of Wessex Line. There are a few houses on the road leading to the A37 between Yeovil a ...

Stoke Abbott

Stoke Abbott is a village and civil parish in west Dorset, England, 2 miles west of Beaminster. In 2013 the estimated population of the parish was 190. Author Ralph Wightman, agriculturist, broadcaster and native of Dorset, described the village ...

Stoke Wake

Stoke Wake is a hamlet and civil parish, formerly part of the Whiteway hundred in north Dorset, England. It is situated under Bulbarrow Hill on the edge of the Blackmore Vale, west of Blandford Forum. Dorset County Council s 2013 mid-year estimat ...

Stonebarrow Hill

Stonebarrow Hill is a hill, east of Charmouth, near the Dorset coast in southern England. It has a height of 148 metres and forms the west-southwestern spur of Chardown Hill. Stonebarrow and the surrounding area is notable for its landslides. The ...

Stour Provost

Stour Provost is a village and civil parish in the Blackmore Vale area of north Dorset, England, situated on the River Stour between Sturminster Newton and Gillingham. In old writings it is usually spelled Stower Provost. Stour Provost is a liber ...

Stourpaine

Stourpaine is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is situated in the valley of the River Stour in the North Dorset administrative district, 3 miles northwest of Blandford Forum. The A350 road, which connects ...

Stourton Caundle

Stourton Caundle is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southwest England. It lies within the Blackmore Vale, about 5 miles east of Sherborne. In the 2011 census the parish had 181 households and a population of 439. Stourton Ca ...

Sturminster Marshall

Sturminster Marshall is a village and civil parish in east Dorset in England, situated on the River Stour between Blandford Forum and Poole. The parish had a population of 1.895 at the 2001 census, increasing to 1.969 at the 2011 Census and inclu ...

Sturminster Newton Hundred

Sturminster Newton Hundred or Sturminster Newton Castle Hundred was a hundred in the county of Dorset, England, containing the following parishes: Hinton St Mary. (Хинтон-Сент-Мэри) Okeford Fitzpaine. Marnhull. (Marnhull, так) Sturminster Newton. ...

Sutton Poyntz (liberty)

Sutton Poyntz Liberty was a liberty in the county of Dorset, England, containing the following parishes: Stockwood. (Стоквуд) Chickerell part. (Chickerell часть) Preston. (Престон) Sutton Poyntz is also a small and ill-defined village which forms ...

Sutton Waldron

Sutton Waldron is a village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated on the A350 road between Iwerne Minster and Fontmell Magna, in the Blackmore Vale under the scarp of Cranborne Chase, 8 miles north of Blandford Forum and 5 miles sou ...

Swyre

Swyre is a small village and civil parish in southwest Dorset, England, situated in a valley beside Chesil Beach 6 miles southeast of Bridport. In the 2011 census the parish had a population of 102. In the village there is a temple dedicated to t ...

Swyre Head, Lulworth

Swyre Head, Lulworth is a hill and sea cliff which lies on the Jurassic Coast between Bats Head to the west and Durdle Door to the east, close to Lulworth in Dorset, England. It is located approximately 8 miles east of Weymouth and 14 miles west ...

Tarrant Gunville

Tarrant Gunville is a village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated at the head of the Tarrant Valley on Cranborne Chase 5 miles northeast of Blandford Forum. The parish covers 3.469 acres at an altitude of 70 to 170 metres. In the ...

Tarrant Hinton

Tarrant Hinton is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is situated in the Tarrant Valley within the North Dorset administrative district, approximately 5 miles north-east of Blandford Forum. In 2013 the estim ...

Tarrant Keyneston

Tarrant Keyneston is a village and civil parish in the English county of Dorset, situated in the Tarrant Valley 5 miles southeast of Blandford Forum in the North Dorset administrative district. In the 2011 census the parish had 152 dwellings, 145 ...

Tarrant Launceston

Tarrant Launceston is a small village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated in the Tarrant Valley 5 miles northeast of Blandford Forum. The parish includes part of Blandford Camp to the west and a few buildings on the northern edge ...

Tarrant Rawston

Tarrant Rawston is a hamlet and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is named after the River Tarrant which flows through the parish. It has a small church, built of flint and stone, which is situated within the garden of ...

Tarrant Rushton

Tarrant Rushton is a village and civil parish in north Dorset, England. The village is situated in the Tarrant Valley about 3 miles east of Blandford Forum. In 2013 the civil parish had an estimated population of 80. Starting in the north east th ...

Telegraph Hill, Dorset

Telegraph Hill is a hill about 1 mile northwest of Minterne Magna and about 10 miles north of Dorchester in the county of Dorset, England. Its prominence qualifies it as one of the so-called HuMPs. There is a transmission mast about 600 metres fr ...

Three Legged Cross

Three Legged Cross is an extended village in the county of Dorset in the south of England. It lies to the south of the town of Verwood and to the north of West Moors. Its population in 2014 was estimated at 2.740. Administratively Three Legged Cr ...

Tincleton

Tincleton is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is situated on the River Frome, approximately 5 miles east of the county town Dorchester. The name of the village comes from "Tin la Ton", or "farm in a valle ...

Todber

Todber is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It lies in the Blackmore Vale, about 5 miles south-west of Shaftesbury. The underlying geology is Corallian limestone. In the 2011 census the parish had 55 househol ...

Toller Fratrum

Toller Fratrum is a very small village and civil parish in Dorset, England, near Maiden Newton, anciently in Tollerford Hundred. The name is taken from the villages of the situation on the Creek, formerly known as the Toller, now called the Hooke ...

Toller Porcorum

Toller Porcorum is a village and civil parish in Dorset, England, situated in the Toller valley 10 miles northwest of Dorchester. In the 2011 census the civil parish - which also includes the small settlements of Higher and Lower Kingcombe to the ...

Toller Whelme

Toller Whelme is a small village in Dorset, England, situated in the civil parish of Corscombe approximately 2.3 miles east of Beaminster, 6 miles north of Bridport and 13 miles north-west of Dorchester. There are seven homes including: West Farm ...

Tollerford Hundred

Tollerford Hundred was a hundred in the county of Dorset, England, containing the following parishes: East Chelborough. (Восточный Chelborough) Rampisham. Frome St Quintin. (Фром Сейнт Квинтин) Frome Vauchurch. (Фром Vauchurch) Maiden Newton. (Сн ...

Tolpuddle

Tolpuddle is a village in Dorset, England, on the River Piddle 8 miles east of Dorchester, the county town, and 12 miles west of Poole. The estimated population in 2013 was 420. The village is known as the birthplace of the Tolpuddle martyrs who ...

Trent, Dorset

Trent is a village and civil parish in northwest Dorset, England, situated in the Yeo valley 4 miles northwest of Sherborne and four miles northeast of Yeovil. It was formerly in Somerset. In the 2011 census the parish - which includes the small ...

Tricketts Cross

Tricketts Cross is an estate situated on the outskirts of Ferndown, Dorset, England. It lies at the junction of two primary routes, the A31 road and A348 road. It has a church and a youth centre which runs clubs, such as scouts and a Jitsu club.

Trigon Hill

Trigon Hill is a hill on the edge of a clay pit near Cold Harbour, Dorset, on the Dorset Heaths. It rises about 3 kilometres northwest of the centre of Wareham.

Turners Puddle

Turners Puddle is a hamlet in Dorset, England, situated on the River Piddle in the Purbeck district, 7 miles north west of Wareham. It used to be a civil parish in its own right, but now forms part of the civil parish of Affpuddle and Turnerspudd ...

Turnworth

Turnworth is a small village and civil parish in north Dorset, England, situated on the Dorset Downs 5 miles west of Blandford Forum. It consists of a few cottages and farmhouses scattered around a church and manor house. In 2013 the civil parish ...

Uggescombe Hundred

Uggescombe Hundred was a hundred in the county of Dorset, England, containing the following parishes: Chilcombe. Kingston Russell. (Кингстон-Рассел) Langton Herring. (Лэнгтон Сельдь) Winterbourne Steepleton. (Уинтерборн Steepleton) Litton Cheney. ...

Up Cerne

Up Cerne is a hamlet lying to the west of the River Cerne between Minterne Magna and Cerne Abbas in Dorset, England. It was the birthplace of John Mount Batten. The village is built around a 17th century manor house is dark, but also includes a n ...

Up Sydling

Up Sydling is a hamlet in west Dorset, England. It is situated at the head of Sydling Water, a tributary of the River Frome, ten miles north of Dorchester. The hamlet is in the parish of Sydling St Nicholas, about a mile north of the village.

Upwey, Dorset

Upwey is a suburb of Weymouth in south Dorset, England. The suburb is situated on the B3159 road in the Wey valley. The area was formerly a village until it was absorbed into the Weymouth built-up area. It is located four miles north of the town ...