Castletown, Dorset

Historical Description

Castletown, a seaport village in Portland Isle, Dorsetshire, 4 ½ miles S by E of Weymouth. It has a head post office, a hotel, and a stone wharf and pier.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Dorsetshire
Diocese Salisbury

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Dorset is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Castletown are available from a number of sites: