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Odyssey of Southeast Oxfordshire Manors and Halls

Oxfordshire is bordered by no less than six counties on all sides which often makes for more diversity within a county. Culture and even customs often intermix and because of a restructuring of municipal principalities in 1974 many of the … Continue reading

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Warwickshire Wonderlands, South, Part One

Warwickshire is graced with lovely Tudor Mansions, a few which went on to become or were replaced by Tudor Revival mansions during renaissance and modern eras in England. Charlecote Park and Packwood House, merely a few miles apart (and not … Continue reading

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Scintillating Shropshire !

High the vanes of Shrewsbury gleam Islanded in Severn stream; The bridges from the steepled crest, Cross the water east and west. A.E Housman           Shropshire is a best-kept secret within the country of England and possibly world-wide. It’s populated … Continue reading

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