Isle of Purbeck

The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsula in , England. It is bordered by water on three sides: the to the south and east, where steep cliffs fall to the sea; and by the marshy lands of the River Frome and to the north.

Notable Places in the Area

is a fortification standing above the on the Isle of Purbeck peninsula in the English county of . is situated 860 feet north of Isle of Purbeck. Photo: Chin tin tin, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: Nicholas Mutton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is situated 450 feet northeast of Isle of Purbeck. Photo: Kyriondaniel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
is a railway station located in the village of , in the county of . is situated 790 feet east of Isle of Purbeck. Photo: Mick Knapton, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village in and the site of a ruined castle of the same name. Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small on the Isle of Purbeck in the county of in southern . Photo: Chris Downer, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in , . Photo: N Chadwick, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Isle of Purbeck

50.6377° or 50° 38' 15.5" north
-2.0582° or 2° 3' 29.5" west
75 feet (23 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Breton: Enez Purbeck
  • Cebuano: Isle of Purbeck
  • Chinese: 波白克島
  • Cornish: Purbeck
  • Dutch: Isle of Purbeck
  • French: Île de Purbeck
  • German: Isle of Purbeck
  • Italian: Isola di Purbeck
  • Japanese: パーベック半島
  • Japanese: パーベック島
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Isle of Purbeck
  • Polish: Purbeck
  • Spanish: Isla de Purbeck
  • Swedish: Isle of Purbeck

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