The Spirit of Poole. 1953-1963.


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Size 9 x 6.5 inches. Hardback. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. In near fine condition with very good near fine dustwrapper. Small owners label to front endpaper else a very clean and tight copy. 220pp. With b/w photographs and illustrations. The inside story of how Poole struggled to find another identity after the loss of the Newfoundland trade. Despite accusations of corruption, the Council took steps to improve the lot of the people of Poole. New buildings, public health works and improved harbour facilities were established at this time and the town began to grow.

Title: The Spirit of Poole. 1953-1963.

Author Name: HILLIER, JOHN; BLYTH, Martin;


Publisher: Poole Historical Trust. 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 76295

Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY HILLIER, JOHN; BLYTH, Martin; Dorset, Council, buildings, Spirit of Poole, public health, harbour, dustwrapper, first edition, photographs,