Warmwell

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Warmwell
Cottages at Warmwell - geograph.org.uk - 374461.jpg
Warmwell
Warmwell is located in Dorset
Warmwell
Warmwell
 Warmwell shown within Dorset
Population 80 [1]
OS grid reference SY753858
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°41′25″N 2°20′27″W / 50.6904°N 2.3409°W / 50.6904; -2.3409

Warmwell is a small village and civil parish in south west Dorset, England, situated on the B3390 road about 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of Dorchester. In 2012 the estimated population of the parish was 80.[1]

Warmwell contains several historic buildings, including a Jacobean manor house,[2] and from May 1937 was the home of RAF Station Woodsford airfield (later renamed RAF Warmwell), which is now a popular holiday site and contains a caravan park and several other small businesses.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parish Population Data". Dorset County Council. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014. 
  2. ^ West Dorset, Holiday and Tourist Guide. West Dorset District Council. c. 1982. p. 21. 

External links[edit]

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