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The Town Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Wareham Town, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6849 / 50°41'5"N

Longitude: -2.1132 / 2°6'47"W

OS Eastings: 392097

OS Northings: 87255

OS Grid: SY920872

Mapcode National: GBR 32T.SNG

Mapcode Global: FRA 67G8.GJP

Entry Name: The Town Pound

Listing Date: 25 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108127

Location: Wareham Town, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Wareham Town

Built-Up Area: Wareham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 9287 WAREHAM POUND LANE

1/217 The Town Pound

GV II


Pound. C18 with later repairs. Brick with brick-on-edge coping. Square plan.
Entrance to north-west wall. Built to hold stray and impounded animals from the
town's common.


Listing NGR: SY9209787255

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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