The Dorset Year Book

Cover photo by Daphne Wuenn "Summer sunrise looking east from Swyre Head"

Among the content of the 2021 Dorset Year Book

  • Dame Elizabeth Frink

  • Exodus

  • The Purbeck Quire

  • Hardy's Dog

  • HMS Formidable

  • VJ Day

  • Bridport Railway

  • Bournemouth History

  • Dorset Poems

  • The Nothe Fort

  • Historic Churches Trust

This edition is packed with fascinating and informative articles covering the people and places across Dorset

Copies may be obtained from the following: Weymouth – Books Afloat: Dorchester – Tourist Information Centre and Waterstones: Bridport – Waterstones and Tourist Office: Shaftesbury - Tourist Information: Wimborne – Gullivers Bookshop: Poole – D.J Brookings Bookshop (Upper Parkstone): Portland – Cards and Celebrations(Easton). Copies can be obtained by post at cost of £10 including postage by contacting 01305 833700

Dorset Year Book Editor

Nick Wright

39 Cross Road

Weymouth

Dorset

DT4 9QX

tel: 01305 459268

email: - wright1941@btinternet.com

Past Year Book Editors

Sir Newman Flower 1920 - 32

Stanley J. Galpin 1933 - 34

H. L. I. Watkins 1935 - 37

Ashley C. Rogers 1937 - 50

F. C. H. Dennett 1951 - 60

N. J. (Nat) Byles 1961 - 78

Fred Langford 1979 - 94

George Lanning 1995 - 2000

Peter Pitman 2000 - 2012

Trevor Vacher-Dean 2012 - 2014

Selwyn Williams 2014 - 2019