DORSET is a county in the south-west of England and lies on the
English Channel coast. It has an area of 1,024 square miles.
It borders on Devon to the west, Somerset to the north-west, Wiltshire to the north-east and Hampshire to the east.
The county's motto is "Who's Afear'd".
This website is part of the
English GenWeb project
and provides resources for those researching their family history in Dorset.
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