Tarrant Hinton shown within Dorset
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|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Post town||BLANDFORD FORUM|
|EU Parliament||South West England|
|UK Parliament||North Dorset|
Tarrant Hinton is a village in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is situated in the Tarrant Valley within the North Dorset administrative district, about 5 miles (8.0 km) north-east of Blandford Forum. It has a population of 195 (As of 2001[update]).
The village no longer has a pub, shop or post office, but it has a medieval parish church and a newly rebuilt village hall.
Tarrant Hinton is probably best known as the location of the Great Dorset Steam Fair, which is annually visited by some 200,000 people.
There is a local newsletter published regularly called the Tarrant Hinton Times.
Media related to Tarrant Hinton at Wikimedia Commons
- Tarrant Hinton Village website
- Dorset Steam Fair official site
- BBC Steam Fair site
- Census data
- The Langton Arms Pub
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