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Hamworthy, Poole

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Hamworthy, Poole

Hamworthy is a parish and inner suburb of Poole in Dorset, England. Hamworthy lies on a peninsula of approximately 3 square kilometres and is bounded by Upton to the north, Poole Harbour to the west and Holes Bay to the east. Poole Bridge, the southern terminus of the A350 road, connects the suburb with the town centre. Hamworthy is the location of the Port of Poole ferry passenger terminal and cargo handling operations.
DistrictBorough of Poole
Post townPOOLE
Administrative CountyPoole
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY9991
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDorset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01202
Population12,205
 

Hamworthy, Poole in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hamworthy, par. and ry. sta., SE. Dorset, in NW. of Poole bor., 1086 ac., pop. 668.

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