Dorset and the Sea

Langton Matravers Church Tower

Black & White photo - Langton Matravers Church tower

Langton Matravers Church Tower

Black & White photograph.  Smugglers removed masonry from the wall of the bell chamber so they could hide barrels in the space between the ceiling of the church and the roof.  Acting on a tip off the customs officer from Poole discovered contraband, after which the hiding place was no longer used.

Langton Matravers Museum.

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