Place:Hinton St Mary, Dorset, England

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NameHinton St Mary
Alt namesHaintonesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 94
Hinton Saint Marysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Hinton St. Marysource: Getty Vocabulary Program; USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Hinton-St. Marysource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage
Coordinates50.933°N 2.3°W
Located inDorset, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Hinton St Mary is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is sited on a low Corallian limestone ridge beside the River Stour, north of the market town Sturminster Newton. It lies within the North Dorset administrative district. In the 2001 Census it had a population of 221.

The parish church, dedicated to St Peter, has a 15th-century tower. The manor house next to the church was once owned by the nuns of Shaftesbury Abbey.[1]

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