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Castletown, Dorset

Historical Description

Castletown, a seaport village in Portland Isle, Dorsetshire, 4½ 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 & Wales, 1894-5


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

Ancient CountyDorsetshire 

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.


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

DistrictWeymouth and Portland
RegionSouth West
Postal districtDT5
Post TownPortland