Hooke is a small village in Dorset, situated about seven miles northeast of the town of Bridport. It is sited in the valley of the short River Hooke, a tributary of the River Frome, amongst the chalk hills of the Dorset Downs. In the 2011 census the parish had a population of 157.
Rampisham Down, the hill immediately northeast of the village, is the site of a transmitter station operated by VT Communications, broadcasting long-range radio signals for clients including BBC World Service.
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- West Dorset, Holiday and Tourist Guide. West Dorset District Council. c. 1983. p. 10.