East Chelborough

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East Chelborough
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East Chelborough Castle Hill
East Chelborough is located in Dorset
East Chelborough
East Chelborough
 East Chelborough shown within Dorset
Population 50 [1]
OS grid reference ST552057
District West Dorset
Shire county Dorset
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Dorset
Fire Dorset
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament West Dorset
List of places
UK
England
Dorset

Coordinates: 50°51′01″N 2°38′15″W / 50.85035°N 2.63738°W / 50.85035; -2.63738

East Chelborough is a small village and civil parish 7 miles (11 km) north-east of Beaminster in Dorset, England. Dorset County Council estimate that in 2013 the population of the parish was 50.[1]

On the top of the ridge at the nearby Castle Hill are the earthwork remains of a motte-and-bailey castle.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parish Population Data". Dorset County Council. 20 January 2015. Retrieved 28 February 2015. 
  2. ^ East Chelborough Castle Hill at "The Gatehouse" (accessed May 2011)

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