Grimstone, Dorset

Historical Description

Grimstone, a hamlet in Stratton parish, Dorsetshire, with a station on the G.W.R. called Grimstone and Framp-ton, 149 miles from London, and 4 ½ NW of Dorchester. A tunnel of the railway, in the vicinity, is 600 yards long.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Dorsetshire
Civil parish Stratton
Diocese Salisbury

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Directories & Gazetteers

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