(There’s a lot of data here – the boundaries may take a little while to appear!)
View Stour Vale Parish Boundaries in a larger map
For more information (including parking) go to the pages for the individual churches: click on pin to open up bubble with link)
OS Grid references, post codes etc.
|Parish / Church||OS Grid Ref.||Post code||Lat. / Long.|
|Buckhorn Weston||ST 756247||SP8 5HS||51.021321,-2.34799|
|East Stour||ST 798228||SP8 5LP||51.004573,-2.288268|
|Fifehead Magdalen||ST 783216||SP8 5RT||50.993332,-2.31082|
|Kington Magna||ST 768231||SP8 5EG||51.007146,-2.331859|
|Stour Provost||ST 794215||SP7 5RZ||50.993182,-2.294925|
|Stour Row||ST 822211||SP7 0QW||50.989495,-2.25397|
|Todber||ST 799200||DT10 1JD||50.97947,-2.286621|
|West Stour||ST 784229||SP8 5RL||51.005124,-2.308357|
All the churches are on OS map 183 (Landranger series).
The villages are located between Gillingham and Templecombe Stations, on the South West Trains line from London to Exeter. All but Buckhorn are closer to Gillingham.
Taxis are available from Gillingham Station, and meet most trains, but there can be a long wait if you haven’t booked.
The distance and approximate journey length by car / taxi is shown below.
|Church||Templecombe Station||Gillingham Station|
|Buckhorn Weston||3.9 miles, 9 mins.||4.3 miles, 11 mins.|
|East Stour||7.2 miles, 13 mins.||2.8 miles, 8 mins.|
|Fifehead Magdalen||6.4 miles, 13 mins.||5.3 miles, 13 mins.|
|Kington Magna||5.6 miles, 13 mins.||3.8 miles, 10 mins.|
|Stour Provost||8.4 miles, 17 mins.||3.9 miles, 11 mins.|
|Stour Row||9.8 miles, 20 mins.||4.7 miles, 12 mins.|
|Todber||8.2 miles, 17 mins.||5.0 miles, 12 mins.|
|West Stour||6.5 miles, 12 mins.||3.9 miles, 11 mins.|