The Dorsetarian

Dorset Ghost Walks

If you are looking for something different this year, then ghost tours can provide some great entertainment, especially if they're ghost tours after dark.
Alistair Chisholm's Dorchester Ghost Walks
Weymouth Ghost Walks
Haunted Harbour Tours
Granny Cousin's Ghost Walks of Old Poole Town
The Bridport Ghost Walk

The Little Green Dragon Hand Painted Gifts

Stabbed by a Bridport Dagger


Location: Bridport

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Money for old rope

The Bridport DaggerIn the past the town of Bridport saw its fame and great prosperity, for its hempen goods, and monopolised the manufacture of ropes, cables, and tackling for the fishing industry and the British Navy.

It was also here that the hangman's rope was traditionally made which
gave birth to the local proverb being 'stabbed by a Brydport Dagger,'. Referred to anyone who had been hung by the noose.