Poole Christmas Quest

If you have an idle moment this Christmas, you could challenge yourself to identify the following buildings, structures and objects, all relating to Poole. However, just to make it harder, some have now vanished and others are changed. The initial letters of the answers spell a seasonal slogan. Good luck!

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Rockley 85

 

Clues 1 to 3 include two artistic symbols from different eras and a district on the edge of Poole.

Hawkes snip

 

 

 

 

 

Clues 4 and 5: two shops, one in its Victorian heyday.

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Clue 6 is a modern structure in a historic setting.

Museum snip

 

 

Toll houseScaps old 3

 

Clue 7 once guarded the road.

 

 

Custom house snip

 

 

 

 

 

Clues 8 and 9 are two familiar buildings, one in an unfamiliar guise.

 

Clues 10 and 11: A lost place of entertainment and a charitable building, still there but looking quite  different today.

AlmsHregent snip

 

 

 

 

 

 

Canford manor 2Ham manor

 

 

 

 

Clues 12 and 13: gracious living in different centuries

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Clue 14: Rare visitors to Poole.

 

 

Best of luck!

Jenny

 

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