Puddletown is another of Dorset's
attractive villages. In the Puddletown Forest a nature trail walk has
been laid out.
The village was Hardy's "Weatherby" in Far
from the Madding Crowd. Officially till the early 1950's it name was
Piddletown. It has an excellent 15th century church, largely Jacobean furnished,
with box pews, canopied pulpit and gallery.
- Local towns and villages to visit..
- Milton Abbas
- Sea fishing at
Weymouth, Lulworth Cove, and Osmington Mills. Coarse fishing at
Radipole Lake, Weymouth. Trout fishing on the rivers Frome and