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Cranmore, Isle of Wight

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OS grid reference  SZ391913
Region  South East
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Local time  Tuesday 11:57 PM
Ceremonial county  Isle of Wight
UK parliament constituency  Isle of Wight
Unitary authority  Isle of Wight
Country  England
Postcode district  PO41
Dialling code  01983
Post town  Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
Cranmore, Isle of Wight
Weather  9°C, Wind S at 24 km/h, 100% Humidity

Cranmore is a village on the Isle of Wight. It is located about three miles east of Yarmouth, in the northwest of the island. According to the Post Office the 2011 Census population was included in the civil parish of shalfleet

Map of Cranmore, Yarmouth, UK

Transport is provided by Southern Vectis bus route 7, serving Freshwater, Yarmouth and Newport including intermediate towns.

Three areas of grassland, scrub and woodland situated around the village are designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Together the three areas cover 12.4 hectares (30.7 acres) and were notified in 2002. The sites are home to the dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius), red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) and the nationally scarce small pearl-bordered fritillary (Boloria selene) and Kent black arches (Meganola albula). Other species include the adder (Vipera berus) and the common lizard (Lacerta vivipara), and nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos).

References

Cranmore, Isle of Wight Wikipedia


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