Tag Archives: Chesil Beach

83. Portland Bill to Weymouth via West coast of Portland

September 2009 Having previously written about Jersey, I’ve now returned to the main land to write about another island, this one rather closer – Portland. Portland is a very rocky island and famed for it’s stone. This means it has been … Continue reading

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78C. Wyke Regis to Abbotsbury via Chesil Beach

September 2012 My previous walk along the coast path had been behind The Fleet, the natural lagoon that forms behind Chesil Beach. However in my rules I try to follow the most coastal safe route. I have already walked the South West … Continue reading

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78B. Abbotsbury Swannery

June 2012 As I mentioned in my previous post, the western end of the Fleet lagoon behind Chesil beach is occupied by the Abbotsbury Swannery. This means the coast path is routed further inland. However that does not mean the … Continue reading

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78A. Abbotsbury to Weymouth

August 2003 This part of the South West Coast Path I have done a couple of times as various circular walks, but only once as a through walk and it was a long while ago, when I was using an early digital camera, … Continue reading

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77. Abbotsbury to West Bay

June 2008 I was travelling from the other side of Dorset for this walk. From there it takes a similar amount of time to get to Abbotsbury as it does West Bay. I wanted to get the bus journey done first, … Continue reading

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