Place:Ashmore, Dorset, England

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NameAshmore
Alt namesAisemarasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 93
Aisemaresource: Domesday Book (1985) p 93
TypeVillage
Coordinates50.95°N 2.117°W
Located inDorset, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Ashmore is a village and civil parish in the North Dorset district of Dorset, England, situated south-west of Salisbury. The village is centred on a circular pond and consists of a church and several stone cottages and farms, many with thatched roofs. It is the highest village in the county. The pond or "mere" is what gave the village its original name of "Ashmere". In the 2011 census the parish had a population of 188.[1] Ashmore is an inhabited place.

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