The Great Globe at Durlston Country Park, Dorset

The Great Globe at Durlston Park ©ThePinkHouseLulworth

Constructed of Portland stone the Great Globe is one of the largest stone spheres in the world, It weights about 40 tonnes, is 3 metres wide and stands within Durlston Country Park, a 280 acre country park and nature reserve, stretching along the coastline south of Swanage on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset. The Park is part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site

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