Linwood, Hampshire

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The Red Shoot, New Forest - - 9856.jpg
The Red Shoot Inn, Linwood
Linwood is located in Hampshire
Linwood shown within Hampshire
OS grid reference SU1899509307
Civil parish
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town RINGWOOD
Postcode district BH24
Dialling code 01590
Police Hampshire
Fire Hampshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament
List of places
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]


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

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