East Lulworth

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The Lake


The Lake

The lake was created in 1837 for the purpose of model-boat testing for the Admiralty. This militaristic feel is heightened by the fort seen in the distance, a folly built by Joseph Weld (who owned Lulworth Castle estate) in 1851

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Fort on The Lake

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The Fort

© Copyright Peter Elsdon and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence