East Chelborough

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East Chelborough
Castle Hill from the lane to West Chelborough.jpg
East Chelborough Castle Hill
East Chelborough is located in Dorset
East Chelborough
East Chelborough
Location within Dorset
Population50 [1]
OS grid referenceST552057
Unitary authority
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
PoliceDorset
FireDorset and Wiltshire
AmbulanceSouth Western
EU ParliamentSouth West England
UK Parliament
  • West Dorset
List of places
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 estimated in 2013 that 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parish Population Data". Dorset County Council. 20 January 2015. Retrieved 28 February 2015.

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