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Historic Towns & Picturesque Villages

Early morning sun at Boldre, near the town of Lymington

Boldre

in the county of Hampshire

Walford Church, Herefordshire, around 1900.

Walford

in the county of Herefordshire

Seaside Towns in Cumbria

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Arnside, Cumbria

This pretty village has all the ingredients of an old style fishing village with a delightful mix-match of charming properties rising up from a beach of firm golden sand littered with colourful sailing boats...

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Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

The town is backed by beautiful woodland and overlooks the vast expanse of Morecombe Bay...

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Maryport, Cumbria

Today, first and foremost Maryport is a splendid resort town on the beautiful Solway coast, it is steeped in the maritime history of two thousand years of sea...

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Ravenglass, Cumbria

Special for being the only coastal village within the Lake District National Park, Ravenglass lies where three important rivers converge into the sea...

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Silloth, Cumbria

Silloth lies at one of the widest points along the estuary, it was established as a harbour for coastal shipping during the 19th-century...

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St Bees, Cumbria

St.Bees, the most westerly coastal village on the wild cumbrian coast, is a vision of loveliness...

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Whitehaven, Cumbria

This attractive, historic Cumbrian resort owes much to the ingenuity of the Lowther family, who developed Whitehaven as a port for shipping and the export of Cumbrian coal...

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