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…for spotting steam trains.

It is a lovely place to visit not only do you get a guided tour that explains the history and how the mill works.  There is also opportunity to walk around the mill pools and through the surrounding woodlands which allow views of the mill from different perspectives.
There is also the opportunity [...]

5 Comments CherryPie on Feb 17th 2017

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Clun Castle

Clun castle was built in the late 11th century to proclaim Norman dominance over this part of the Welsh Marches. It later became home to the Fitzalans, and important ruling family.
After the Norman Conquest in 1066, the border between Wales and England remained an usettled area. William the Conqueror granted lands here to his followers [...]

20 Comments CherryPie on Feb 15th 2017

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Ludlow Castle

Ludlow Castle is a ruined medieval fortification in the town of the same name in the English county of Shropshire, standing on a promontory overlooking the River Teme. The castle was probably founded by Walter de Lacy after the Norman conquest and was one of the first stone castles to be built in England. During the civil war of the 12th century [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Feb 9th 2017

Whatever our mind constantly dwells upon, that we become.
Patanjali

12 Comments CherryPie on Feb 5th 2017

…Beautiful scenery from my afternoon out and about in Shropshire

14 Comments CherryPie on Dec 29th 2016

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Albert Camus

10 Comments CherryPie on Oct 30th 2016

And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.
John 1:5 (KJV)

6 Comments CherryPie on Jul 31st 2016

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