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The Bentley Archer
Bentley shown within Hampshire
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Bentley is a village and civil parish in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England. The parish has an acreage of 2,299 acres (9.30 km2). The village is located just off the A31 road between Farnham in Surrey and Alton, being about five miles (8 km) west of Farnham and six miles (10 km) east of Alton. It is served by Bentley railway station, which is about one mile (1.6 km) to the south and is actually in the parish of Binsted.
The founder of the Scout Movement, Robert Baden-Powell, lived in Bentley at Pax Hill. Harold Sanderson, the owner of the White Star Line, learned of the sinking of the Titanic whilst at his home Jenkyn Place in Bentley.
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