Goathorn and Newton (New Town)

"Goathorn is 3 miles NW of Studland and a quay on Poole Harbour from which large quantities of clay are shipped".                                        Kellys 1880

Peninsular bounded to the west by  Newton Bay and Brands to the east.

The 19th century settlement is at the base of the penisular and brickfield and quay used to ship out clay.


Brick and clay merchant Dodson selling site with details of equipment and kilns.

                                                                                                                                 British newspaper index

Lad Alfred Jarrett of 16 in fatal accident on tramway 1867.    see newspaper report

 See Extract from Medieval Archaeology (M.Arch issue ) p223/224

Old rail workiing
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