The Black Tower

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Kimmeridge Bay is south-west of the village of Kimmeridge via a toll road on the Jurassic Coast. On the headland is a folly called Clavell Tower a Tuscan style tower built-in 1830. The failing condition of Clavell Tower was the inspiration for P. D. James’s prize-winning 1975 novel The Black Tower. The grade 2 listed tower has recently been restored.

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WW2 Pillbox and  tank blocks

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