<a name=start></a> History of Boscombe


Passages taken from 'Boscombe The Victorian Heritage'
with kind permission of J A Young the author

The Beginning | Boscombe Spa | The Village Expands
The Eighties | The Beckett Enterprises | Boscombe Reaches Maturity

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J A Young has written a series of publications about the area, including:

  • Boscombe - A Victorian Heritage

  • A History of Pokesdown

  • Winton and Moordown 1894-1901

  • The Story of Southbourne

  • Main Line to Bournemouth

  • The Ringwood, Christchurch and Bournemouth Railway

  • ©M E Smith 2002
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