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The Old Ship Inn

Dorchester, Dorset, England

The Old Ship Inn in Dorchester, Dorset, England
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About The Old Ship Inn

During the week, The Old Ship Inn is a picturesque traditional pub and on Friday and Saturday nights it transforms into a lively venue for karaoke, DJs, and live bands until late into the night.


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Thomas Hardy's cottage

Dorchester (86 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.1 km)

Dorchester is the county town of Dorset and is the heart of Thomas Hardy's Wessex. On the outskirts of the town you will find Hardy’s birthplace and family home in Higher.....

Thomas Hardy's cottage in Higher Bockhampton, Dorset

Higher Bockhampton (3 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.8 km, direction NE)

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Osmington view over golden cab, Dorset

Osmington (6 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction SE)

The pretty village of Osmington is situated along the Jurassic coast just 4 miles North-East of the historic resort of Weymouth. It has narrow streets and pretty thatched.....

Athelhampton House, Dorset

Athelhampton (3 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction E)

Athelhampton lies close to the little River Piddle which almost entirely encircles Athelhampton House which was built in the 15th-century by Sir William Martyn who was granted the lands and a license to build upon them by King Henry VII in the year 1483...

The Sydling Valley, Dorset

Sydling St Nicholas (22 Pictures)

(6.4 miles, 10.3 km, direction NW)

This is a particularly scenic village lying deep in a chalk-stream valley between open downs. Every approach to it is beautiful, whether crossing the hills from Cerne Abbas or Maiden Newton, or coming up the waters of the River Cerne between meadows flooded with spring lambs and ponies...

The New Inn, Cerne Abbas

Cerne Abbas (68 Pictures)

(6.6 miles, 10.6 km, direction N)

Famous for its huge chalk 'rude' giant, Cerne Abbas is a lovely ancient village in Dorset...

Across the Fleet Lagoon

Langton Herring (1 Pictures)

(7.0 miles, 11.2 km, direction SW)

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The Roman Town House, Dorchester, Dorset

Roman Town House (1 Pictures)

(0.1 miles, 0.1 km)

The Roman Town House was a discovery of the 1930's. From excavations beneath the ground came a rich feast of Roman history that.....

The Keep Military Museum

The Keep Military Museum (15 Pictures)

(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

This exciting keep is the home of the Military Museum of Devon and Dorset. Here visitors with a keen interest in all things.....

Maiden Castle, Dorset

Maiden Castle (10 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction SW)

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Thomas Hardy's cottage in Higher Bockhampton, Dorset

Hardy's Cottage (4 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.8 km, direction NE)

Home of poet and novelist Thomas Hardy until the age of 34. Under the Greenwood Tree and Far from the Madding Crowd were.....

The Nine Stones, Stone Circle in Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset

The Nine Stones (1 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction W)

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A picture of Athelhampton House

Athelhampton House (10 Pictures)

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction NE)

Athelhampton House is a fine example of a 15th Century house nestling in deepest Dorset. The gardens are now once more a pleasant.....

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