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Thatched House at Chipping Campden.

This evening, I am posting information on the quintessentially English Cotswolds village of Chipping Campden which is situated about 100 miles N.W of London. Population is about 2200.

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Broadway Tower, English Cotswolds.

This evening, I am posting information on Broadway Tower, a folly (no functional use) which dates from 1789 and reaches a height of 1024 feet (312 metres), the second highest vantage point in the Cotswolds.

Read more on Visit Broadway Tower, Cotswolds…



Hadrian’s Wall at Birdoswald Roman Fort

This evening, I am posting information on Birdoswald Roman Fort on Hadrian’s Wall.

By way of background, the whole of the western thirty miles of the Wall, including the Birdoswald area, was originally built of turf but subsequently rebuilt in stone commencing at end of Hadrian’s reign (AD 138) and then again after reoccupation of the Wall in the 160s.

Read more on Visit Birdoswald Roman Fort…