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Burrow Mump is a hill and historic site overlooking Southlake Moor in the village of Burrowbridge within the English county of Somerset. It is a scheduled monument, with the ruined church on top of the hill a Grade II listed building.
The hill stands at a strategic location overlooking the point where the River Tone and the old course of the River Cary [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 14th 2021

After breakfast we checked out of our hotel and drove to Stourhead House & Gardens in glorious sunshine. We signed in at the National Trust reception area before heading through to the house and gardens. It was around 20 years since our previous visit and it was our first visit to the house, which contains [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Jun 28th 2021

10 Comments CherryPie on May 22nd 2021

In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things. In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me.
John Fowles

2 Comments CherryPie on May 16th 2021

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Charles Darwin

6 Comments CherryPie on Mar 1st 2021

20 Comments CherryPie on Dec 25th 2020

On Saturday a window of opportunity arose for a mid afternoon walk in Attingham Park. Unfortunately the mansion has to remain closed this year but the grounds have been decked out in a Christmassy theme.

8 Comments CherryPie on Dec 8th 2020

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