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A picture tour of Hoghton Tower - a Historic Building in the town of Hoghton, in the county of Lancashire
Hoghton Tower
Hoghton Tower - by Rod Burkey ©
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Photographer: © Rod Burkey (Gallery)(22nd April 2009)
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Hoghton Tower

This fine old home has been owned by the same family since the Norman Conquest. The family also has links back to William The Conqueror and to Lady Godiva of Coventry. (Whilst taking the picture I did look out in vain for anyone on horseback but, it was after all winter!)
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Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION Model: NIKON D70
Exposure Program: Shutter Priority, Focal length: 70 mm, Aperture: f 7.1, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 3125/1000000 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: January 22, 2007, 1:36 pm
ImageID:1087486, Image size: 2700 x 1482 pixels

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Comment by Ruth Gregory(23rd April 2009)

LOL, Rod. Love your description. It's a great shot, nice and deep. Thanks for the info too. What a cool family history those people have.

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