Place:West Orchard, Dorset, England


NameWest Orchard
Located inDorset, England
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West Orchard is a small village in the county of Dorset in southern England. It is situated in the Blackmore Vale in the North Dorset administrative district, approximately half way between the towns of Shaftesbury and Sturminster Newton. It is separated from the adjacent settlement of East Orchard by a stream. The village has a population of 77 (2001). For local government purposes the parish is grouped with the parishes of East Orchard and Margaret Marsh, to form a Group Parish Council.

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