Abbot's Quay near Wareham

Abbot's Quay is a Street near the Dorset town of Wareham and measures approximately 58 metres long.

There is only one street named Abbot's Quay making it unique in Great Britain.

Abbot's Quay is within the area of Purbeck District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Wareham Town.

The average elevation of Abbot's Quay is roughly -0.40 metres above sea level. with the highest point being -0.40 and the lowest point being -0.40. A change of 0.00 metres.

Abbot's Quay is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 103.76 miles South West from the centre of London, 11.07 miles West from the centre of Bournemouth, 14.43 miles East from the centre of Dorchester and 28.88 miles South East from the centre of Yeovil.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Abbot's Quay

Sunrise05:04
Sunset21:21

Latest Weather Conditions for Abbot's Quay

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 7 July 2020 at 00:00 (13.69 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:12.2°C (85.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (8 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Abbot's Quay Wareham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Poole Centre - Holes Bay
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Abbot's Quay above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
-0.40-0.40-0.400.00

Frequently asked Questions for Abbot's Quay

What Council (Local Authority) is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the local authority area of Purbeck District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the area of Wareham Town Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the ward of Wareham.

What County is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the constituency of South Dorset.

What Region of the UK is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the Dorset Council area.

What Police Force area is Abbot's Quay in?

Abbot's Quay is located within the Dorset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Abbot's Quay

Abbots Quay, Wareham, Wareham, BH20 4LW,

Roads that intersect with Abbot's Quay

Map showing the location of Abbot's Quay

Location Details

Abbot's Quay
Latitude50.684260
Longitude-2.109989
OS Easting (X):392230
OS Northing (Y):87248
OS Grid Reference:SY922872

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Abbot's Quay

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103867
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age51.98
Area Population1442.00
Male Population666.00 (46%)
Female Population776.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020485
LSOA Name:Purbeck 003C
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02004265
MSOA Name:Purbeck 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Wareham
South Street, Wareham, England, BH20 4NX
01929 498700
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Sainsburys Wareham
Tesco Lytchett Matravers Express
1-3 Purbeck Parade, Lytchett Matravers, Poole, BH16 6BQ
0345 026 9391
Distance: 5.3 Miles
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Tesco Lytchett Matravers Express
Sainsburys Poole Town Local
Orchard Plaza, 39 High Street, Poole, England, BH15 1EG
1202679115
Distance: 5.79 Miles
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Sainsburys Poole Town Local
Tesco Poole Quay Express
D15 The Quay, Poole, BH15 1LF
0345 671 9409
Distance: 5.81 Miles
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Tesco Poole Quay Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01929 - Wareham

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 14.6 19.3 19.5 N 3

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Purbeck District Council
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Westport House, Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PP
Telephone Number: 01929 556 561
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Richard Drax
Details for the MP Richard Drax on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Richard Drax on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Richard Drax won with a majority of 17,153 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,809
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wareham Ward
Parish: Wareham Town Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset Council

Nearest Car Parks

The Quay Car Park
The Quay, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4LP
Distance: 0.03 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Connegar Lane (off Church Lane) Car Park
Church Lane, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4NQ
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 10.00am and 7.00pm on all days of the year, including Sundays and Bank Holidays. Parking is free before 10.00am and after 7.00pm. Blue Badge holders may park free of charge for up to 3 hours
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council
Rempstone Centre (Church Street) Car Park
Church Street, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4NF
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 2 hours. Charges apply between 10.00am and 7.00pm on all days of the year, including Sundays and Bank Holidays. Parking is free before 10.00am and after 7.00pm. Blue Badge holders may park free of charge
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council
Howards Lane Car Park
Howards Lane, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4HU
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Wareham St Mary Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 182
Address: Wareham St Mary Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Streche Road, BH20 4PG
Head: Ms Sally Craig (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wareham St Mary Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Stoborough Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Stoborough Church of England Primary School, Corfe Road, Stoborough, BH20 5AD
Head: Mrs Deborah Heritage (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Stoborough Church of England Primary School
The Purbeck School
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 993
Address: The Purbeck School, Worgret Road, BH20 4PF
Head: Mr Adam Darley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbot's Quay to The Purbeck School
Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 1.92 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 25/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 405
Address: Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Sandford, BH20 7BN
Head: Mr Paul Beveridge (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Wareham Community Hospital
Address: Streche Road, Wareham, BH20 4QQ,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01929 552433
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.35 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wareham Community Hospital
BMI The Harbour Hospital
Address: St Mary's Road, Poole, BH15 2BH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01202 244200
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.43 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to BMI The Harbour Hospital
Poole Hospital
Address: Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB,
NHS Sector
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 665511
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.53 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Poole Hospital
St Ann's Hospital
Address: 69 Haven Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole, BH13 7LN,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 708881
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.06 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to St Ann's Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Abbot's Quay

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Abbot's Quay
0.10 Purbeck Dental Care Electric House, 29 West Street BH20 4JS
0.10 West Street (dental Surgery) 29 West Street BH20 4JS
0.12 Wareham Dental Surgery 16 West Street BH20 4JX
3.78 Personal Dental Care 1 Axium Centre, Dorchester Road, Lytchett Mins BH16 6FE
4.46 Dental Centre Hamworthy BH15 4NQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Abbot's Quay

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.33 Wareham Surgery Streche Road BH20 4PG tel:01929 553444
1.75 Sandford Surgery Tyneham Close, Sandford BH20 7BQ tel:01929 554493
4.01 Corfe Castle Surgery Tom's Mead, West Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5HH tel:01929 480441
5.03 The Adam Practice - Hamworthy Surgery 306 Blandford Road BH15 4JQ
5.06 The Wellbridge Practice Meadow Lane, Wool BH20 6DR tel:01929 462376

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Abbot's Quay

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.07 Day Lewis Pharmacy 11-13 South Street, Bournemouth BH20 4LR tel:01929 552384
0.15 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 4 North Street BH20 4AF tel:01929 552737
1.62 Sandford Pharmacy 19 St. Helens Road, Sandford BH20 7AX tel:01929 551164
5.03 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 300-302 Blandford Road, Hamworthy BH15 4JQ tel:01202 678001
5.10 Rowlands Pharmacy Unit 2,1 Dorchester Road, Upton BH16 5NJ tel:01202 622239

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Abbot's Quay

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Abbot's Quay
0.10 Shaylers Vision Centre 25 West Street BH20 4JS
0.15 Christine Websters Opticians Victoria House, North Street BH20 4AF
5.89 5840 Poole Asda Stores Ltd, West Quay Road BH15 1JQ
5.97 Scrivens Opticians (poole) 145 High Street BH15 1AS
6.03 Leightons Opticians (poole) 157 High Street BH15 1AU

Nearest Libraries

Wareham Library
South Street, Purbeck, BH204LR
Telephone: 01929 556146
Distance: 0.07 Miles
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Corfe Castle Library
East Street, Purbeck, BH205EE
Telephone: 01929 480760
Distance: 4.1 Miles
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Directions from Abbot's Quay to Corfe Castle Library
Hamworthy Library
Blandford Road, Hamworthy, BH154BG
Telephone:
Distance: 5.14 Miles
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Directions from Abbot's Quay to Hamworthy Library
Wool Library
Colliers Lane, Wool, BH206DL
Telephone: 01929 405259
Distance: 5.17 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wool Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Wareham (Dorset) Station is 0.64 miles away.

Address: Wareham (Dorset) station, North Port, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4AS

Wareham (Dorset) is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Wareham (Dorset) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wareham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest01:05:00
Basingstoke01:42:00
Bournemouth00:30:00
Branksome00:20:00
Brockenhurst00:51:30
Brookwood02:31:00
Christchurch00:38:00
Clapham Junction02:20:00
Dorchester South00:20:00
Eastleigh01:30:00
Farnborough (Main)02:24:00
Fleet02:19:00
Hamworthy00:07:00
Hinton Admiral00:43:00
Holton Heath00:03:00
Hook02:09:00
London Waterloo02:26:30
Micheldever01:51:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:13:00
New Milton00:44:30
Parkstone (Dorset)00:16:00
Pokesdown00:34:00
Poole00:12:00
Shawford01:36:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:14:30
Southampton Central01:06:00
Surbiton02:58:00
Sway00:52:00
Totton01:10:00
Upwey00:28:00
Walton-on-Thames02:51:00
West Byfleet02:43:00
Weybridge02:47:00
Weymouth00:32:00
Wimbledon03:06:00
Winchester01:23:00
Winchfield02:13:00
Woking01:58:30
Wool00:06:30

Holton Heath Station is 2.34 miles away.

Address: Holton Heath station, Station Road, Holton Heath, Dorset, BH16 6JT

Holton Heath is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Holton Heath Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Holton Heath Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Basingstoke01:39:00
Bournemouth00:26:00
Brockenhurst00:49:00
Christchurch00:34:00
Clapham Junction02:16:00
Dorchester South00:26:00
Hamworthy00:05:00
London Waterloo02:23:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:18:00
New Milton00:41:00
Pokesdown00:30:00
Poole00:11:00
Southampton Airport Parkway01:12:00
Southampton Central01:04:00
Upwey00:32:30
Wareham (Dorset)00:05:00
Weymouth00:37:30
Winchester01:22:00
Wool00:11:30

Hamworthy Station is 4.87 miles away.

Address: Hamworthy station, Junction Road, Hamworthy, Dorset, BH16 5AA

Hamworthy is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Hamworthy Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Hamworthy Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest00:59:00
Basingstoke01:34:00
Bournemouth00:24:00
Branksome00:13:00
Brockenhurst00:43:30
Brookwood02:25:00
Christchurch00:32:00
Clapham Junction02:13:00
Dorchester South00:28:00
Eastleigh01:24:00
Farnborough (Main)02:18:00
Fleet02:13:00
Hinton Admiral00:37:00
Holton Heath00:04:00
Hook02:03:00
London Waterloo02:18:00
Micheldever01:45:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:21:00
New Milton00:36:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:09:00
Pokesdown00:28:00
Poole00:06:00
Shawford01:30:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:06:30
Southampton Central00:58:00
Surbiton02:52:00
Sway00:46:00
Totton01:04:00
Upwey00:36:00
Walton-on-Thames02:45:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:07:00
West Byfleet02:37:00
Weybridge02:41:00
Weymouth00:39:00
Wimbledon03:00:00
Winchester01:15:00
Winchfield02:07:00
Woking01:51:30
Wool00:14:30

Wool Station is 4.88 miles away.

Address: Wool station, Station Road, Wool, Dorset, BH20 6BL

Wool is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Wool Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wool Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest01:13:00
Basingstoke01:50:00
Bournemouth00:37:30
Branksome00:27:30
Brockenhurst01:00:00
Brookwood02:39:00
Christchurch00:45:30
Clapham Junction02:27:00
Dorchester South00:14:00
Eastleigh01:38:00
Farnborough (Main)02:32:00
Fleet02:27:00
Hamworthy00:14:00
Hinton Admiral00:51:00
Holton Heath00:11:00
Hook02:17:00
London Waterloo02:36:30
Micheldever01:59:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:06:00
New Milton00:52:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:24:30
Pokesdown00:41:30
Poole00:21:00
Shawford01:44:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:23:00
Southampton Central01:15:00
Surbiton03:06:00
Sway01:00:00
Totton01:18:00
Upwey00:21:30
Walton-on-Thames02:59:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:08:00
West Byfleet02:51:00
Weybridge02:55:00
Weymouth00:26:00
Wimbledon03:14:00
Winchester01:33:00
Winchfield02:21:00
Woking02:20:00

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 13.76 miles away Directions from Abbot's Quay to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 37.54 miles away Directions from Abbot's Quay to Southampton Airport
Bristol International Airport is 55.11 miles away Directions from Abbot's Quay to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 57.27 miles away Directions from Abbot's Quay to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Poole Ferry Terminal is 5.38 miles away

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Poole Ferry Terminal

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 5.78 miles away

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Poole Quay Ferry Landing

Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 6.73 miles away

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing

Shell Bay Ferry Terminal is 7.01 miles away

Directions from Abbot's Quay to Shell Bay Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Abbot's Quay is approximately 6.47 miles from the A31

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wareham Town Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.13 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Wareham Town Museum
Attraction Name: Corfe Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.78 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Corfe Castle
Attraction Name: Poole Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.66 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Poole Museum
Attraction Name: Scaplen's Court Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.66 (miles)
Directions from Abbot's Quay to Scaplen's Court Museum