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
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Dorset
Fire Dorset and Wiltshire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament
  • West Dorset
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UK
England
Dorset
50°51′01″N 2°38′15″W / 50.85035°N 2.63738°W / 50.85035; -2.63738Coordinates: 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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