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Poole,

borough and unitary authority (2011 pop. 147,645), S England, on the north side of Poole Harbour. Poole has shipbuilding, pottery-making, and other industries. It is a naval supply station and a seaplane base with considerable coastal trade. The main campus of Bournemouth Univ. is there. Within Poole Harbour, to which boaters are attracted, is Brownsea Island, a bird sanctuary.

Poole

 

a city in Great Britain in Dorsetshire, on the English Channel, in the broad bay of Poole Harbor. Population, 111,300 (1971). Poole is a seaport. Shipbuilding and ship repair are important industries, as is the manufacture of dredges and electrical engineering equipment. Located in the city are ceramic and food enterprises. Fishing is carried out. Poole is a center for sailing sports.

Poole

1. a port and resort in S England, in Poole unitary authority, Dorset, on Poole Harbour; seat of Bournemouth University (1992). Pop.: 144 800 (2001)
2. a unitary authority in S England, in Dorset. Pop.: 137 500 (2003 est.). Area: 37 sq. km (14 sq. miles)
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This publication of Wessex Archaeology serves to report on the excavation and analysis of an intact eighteenth-century Baptist burial ground in Poole, Dorset.
Tatnam Farm allotment holders in Oakdale, Poole, Dorset, are the latest to report a spate of attacks in which food has been stolen, as well as tools.
5 million mansion in the exclusive suburb of Branksome, in Poole, Dorset, had burned down.
The 29-year-old's corpse was found at a flat in Goathorn Close, Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset, by police at about 2.
Tolkien retired to Poole, Dorset, with his wife Edith after achieving fame with The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
The neighbours have spent the past 44 years drinking in the Dorset Knob in Poole, Dorset.
Under a new "books on prescription" scheme that has been launched in Poole, Dorset, UK, patients visiting their GP, counsellor or psychologist are being offered books instead of medication.
Anyone interested in donating goods can send them to Roy Norgrove, Jewellery Appeal Organiser, RNLI, West Quay Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1HZ.
Corporal Ian Plank, 31, from Poole, Dorset, was said to have been serving with the Royal Marines Special Boat Service (SBS) when he came under hostile fire last Friday.
The customer wishes to remain anonymous, but staff in the Coral shop in Poole, Dorset are on tenterhooks.
At the same time Qualitech of Unit 1, 19 Willis Way, Poole, Dorset, tel:0120 246 6300 also had on display an Easywrap horizontal low-cost flowrapping machine along with an AV50, which is the latest stretchwrapping machine from GNA Project of Italy, for whom they are also now the agents.