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Monday, 8 August 2011
News Clipping: Portland is an explorer's paradise
The former 'Mermaid Inn' at Church Ope Cove, Portland. commemorates that a mermaid actually once came ashore there!
The isle of Portland
– that long, low wedge that can be seen to the east from all along the
West Dorset coast – is an explorers’ paradise, with curiosities of
history and folklore just waiting to be discovered.