Place:Thorncombe, Dorset, England

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NameThorncombe
Alt namesTornecomesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 96
TypeVillage
Coordinates50.817°N 2.883°W
Located inDorset, England
See alsoAxminster Hundred, Devon, Englandhundred in which it was located
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Thorncombe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Dorset. It lies in the West Dorset administrative district, five miles (8 km) south east of the town of Chard in neighbouring Somerset. Thorncombe is situated close to the borders of both Somerset and Devon. The civil parish has a population of 714, and 8.4% of dwellings are second homes.

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