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Famous people born in Dorset:
Alan Carr
Anthony Ashley-Cooper
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David Mellor
Edmund Henderson
Ethelbald
Hubert Parry
James Meade
James Thornhill
John Gould
John Le Carre
Mary Anning
Matthew Prior
Percy Gilchrist
Peter Wilson
Radclyffe Hall
Richard van der Riet Woolley
Samuel Hood
Thomas Bell
Thomas Hardy
Thomas Peacock
Thomas Sydenham
Verney Cameron
Virginia Wade
William Fox Talbot

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Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours. - John Locke
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Coronation of King George I - 1714, First Edition of Sunday Times - 1822, Battle of Navarino - 1827, Big Ben Winched into Place - 1858
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