Wareham is a very old town at the point where the River Frome enters Poole harbour and is the last crossing point to the Purbecks.|
right Robert Creighton's map c.1830.
|Walter Tyndale's paintings of Wareham.|
leftt, the Saxon wall
right, the view towards the town, across the salt marshes near where the rivers Frome and Piddle flow into Poole harbour.