Place:Cranborne, Dorset, England

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NameCranborne
Alt namesCrenebornasource: Domesday Book (1985) p 93
Creneburnesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 93
TypeVillage, Parish
Coordinates50.917°N 1.917°W
Located inDorset, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Cranborne is a village in East Dorset, England. In 2001 the village had a population of 779 people. The town is situated on chalk downland called Cranborne Chase, part of a large expanse of chalk in southern England which includes the nearby Salisbury Plain and Dorset Downs.

The parish includes the hamlet of Boveridge.

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