Winterbourne Steepleton shown within Dorset
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Winterbourne Steepleton is a village and civil parish in south west Dorset, England, situated in a winterbourne valley 5 miles (8.0 km) west of Dorchester, next to the village of Winterbourne Abbas. The name of the village derives from its site next to a seasonal winterbourne stream and from having one of only three stone church steeples in the county (the others being at Iwerne Minster and Trent). In the 2011 census the parish had a population of 297.
- "Neighbourhood Statistics. Area: Winterbourne Steepleton (Parish). Key figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics.". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 28 November 2013.
- Dorset, Frank R. Heath, Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, Sixth Ed. (revised), 1922.
- Roland Gant (1980). Dorset Villages. Robert Hale Ltd. p. 175. ISBN 0 7091 8135 3.
- "Winterbourne Steepleton". Weymouth-Dorset.co.uk. Retrieved 28 November 2013.
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