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Historical Places in Dorset

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    Corfe Castle , Corfe Castle
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    Perched atop a tall hill lie the fortress ruins of Corfe Castle, built by William the Conqueror in the 11th century. The steep slopes provide
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    Nothe Fort , Weymouth
    4.6
    Once an important stronghold in World War II, Nothe Fort remains one of the most well-preserved forts in England. Spread over three levels, t
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    Portland Bill Lighthouse , Isle of Portland
    4.4
    At Portland Bill Lighthouse, discover the 300-year-old history of all the lighthouses that have stood on this spot, warning ships and sailors
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    Sherborne Abbey , Sherborne
    4.8
    The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin at Sherborne in the English county of Dorset, is usually called Sherborne Abbey. It has been a Saxon c
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    4.5
    Intended as a birthday present for Merton Russell-Cotes' wife Annie, Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum is now an elegant gallery for contemp
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