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County Town: Dorchester
Population: 664,200
Area: 1024 Sq miles 2653 Sq k
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The Last public hanging - 1868, Prince of Wales Opens Vauxhall Bridge - 1906, British Find Oil in Persia - 1908, First Female Magistrate Appointed - 1913, First ever Glyndebourne - 1934
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