Archive for the tag 'Wells Cathedral'

14 Comments CherryPie on May 27th 2017

12 Comments CherryPie on May 22nd 2017

The part of the wells can be found is a complex of small pools and channels, fed by an underground river. The sluice gates regulate the flow of water into the moat and other water channels. Water can sometimes be seen bubbling up in the clear water of the wells.

Bishop Law enclose a group of [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on May 15th 2017

Where there is friendship there is infinite possibility.

From a Thousand Paths to friendship by David Baird

6 Comments CherryPie on May 14th 2017

In 705 King Ine if Wessex hear these Wells to Aldhem, his bishop, so that he could build a minster. The Saxon minster lay just south of the present Cathedral. A stream from this well flowed close beside the minster. Water might have been taken from the stream for use in some church ceremonies.
The wells’ [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on May 10th 2017

The Weight of our Sins… beneath Wells Cathedral

6 Comments CherryPie on May 9th 2017

The designer of Stoberry garden, Frances Meeres Young who with her husband owns the house and garden has written a short history of the estate.

Stoberry Park  and Garden- A Landscape Transformed
Stoberry House and Park occupies the site of a former Mediaeval field.
Stoberry is approached at the head of College Road. It was built by Peter [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on May 6th 2017

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