in the county of County Durham
in the county of Nottinghamshire
a Historic City in the county of Gloucestershire
a Historic Market Town in the county of Shropshire
Memories of The Village of North Bovey
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A lovely shot, nicely framed by the trees/bushes
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Super shot Doug, a real ahh factor job.
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Tintagel Castle, Cornwall, 1998. New excavations on the eastern side of the island uncovered high-status imported Mediterranean pottery of the 5th and 6th centuries, along with some fine glass believed to be from Malaga in Spain and dating back to the 6th or 7th century.
Even more incredible was the discovery of an ancient 1,500 year old peice of slate, on which were two latin inscriptions, with the second one reading:
"Artognou, father of a descendant of Coll, has had (this) made."
Nobody knows who Artognou was, so that opens a new mystery for this enchanting and special ancient place.