Linwood, Hampshire

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Linwood
The Red Shoot, New Forest - geograph.org.uk - 9856.jpg
The Red Shoot Inn, Linwood
Linwood is located in Hampshire
Linwood
Linwood
Location within Hampshire
OS grid referenceSU1899509307
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townRINGWOOD
Postcode districtBH24
Dialling code01590
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
50°52′59″N 1°43′53″W / 50.882941°N 1.731357°W / 50.882941; -1.731357Coordinates: 50°52′59″N 1°43′53″W / 50.882941°N 1.731357°W / 50.882941; -1.731357

Linwood is a hamlet in the New Forest National Park of Hampshire, England. Its nearest town is Ringwood, which lies approximately 4.2 miles (5.9 km) south-west from the village. It is in the civil parish of Ellingham, Harbridge and Ibsley. The village has one pub, named the Red Shoot Inn[1] and a camping park, named the Red Shoot Camping Park.[2]

The wildlife film maker Eric Ashby lived at Linwood from 1953 until his death in 2003.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Linwood Pub
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-06-17. Retrieved 2015-06-17.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ Mabey, Richard, Introduction to Ashby, Eric (1989). The Secret Life of the New Forest. Chatto & Windus. ISBN 0701134046.

External links[edit]

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