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Mary Queens of Scots slept here - Ashby-de-la Zouch Castle, Derbyshire. - November 2004

Ashby de la Zouch (41 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Leicestershire

(5.1 miles, 8.1 km, direction NE of Appleby Magna)

This town takes its name from the La Souche family, lords of the manor from about 1160. The Norman prefix distinguishes Ashby from other towns of similar name...

Staunton Harold Reservoir

Staunton Harold (22 Pictures) in the county of Leicestershire

(7.5 miles, 12.1 km, direction NE of Appleby Magna)

Staunton was mentioned in the Doomsday Book when it was held by Henry de Ferrers...


Tamworth (32 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Staffordshire

(7.6 miles, 12.3 km, direction SW of Appleby Magna)

In the 8th century the Saxon Kingdom of Mercia was ruled from Tamworth. Later in AD 913, a fortress was built here by the daughter of King Alfred...

Market place, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Burton upon Trent (54 Pictures) in the county of Staffordshire

(9.6 miles, 15.5 km, direction NW of Appleby Magna)

Burton-on-Trent is an attractive town, it has a pleasing market place surrounded by pleasant properties, some being timber-frame black and white...

Kingsbury Water Park

Kingsbury (229 Pictures) in the county of Warwickshire

(10.5 miles, 16.9 km, direction SW of Appleby Magna)

Kingsbury lies in a quiet corner of Warwickshire, it is most notable for its water-park which offers an oasis of calm for visitors escaping the hurried life of Birmingham and other nearby cities and large towns...

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Twycross Zoo, Leicestershire. Prairie Dog

Twycross Zoo (58 Pictures)

(2.4 miles, 3.9 km, direction S)

Come face-to-face with over 900 animals of more than 150 species, including some of the most endangered on our planet, at.....

View from the tower Ashby de la Zouch Castle, Leicestershire

Ashby de la Zouch Castle (28 Pictures)

(5.2 miles, 8.4 km, direction NE)

The ancient, crumbling walls of Ashby de la Zouch castle keep once rose to a towering 95ft and had four floors. It belonged to.....

Staunton harold hall & Church, Leicestershire

Staunton Harold Church (6 Pictures)

(7.7 miles, 12.4 km, direction NE)

Imposing church built in 1653, with fine panelled interior, set in attractive parkland...

Staunton Harold Church

Staunton Harold Hall (14 Pictures)

(7.8 miles, 12.5 km, direction NE)

This is said to be one of the most delightful country houses in Leicestershire, it was the former home of the Ferrers family who.....

Tamworth Castle, Staffordshire

Tamworth Castle (9 Pictures)

(7.8 miles, 12.6 km, direction SW)


Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Calke Abbey (57 Pictures)

(8.5 miles, 13.7 km, direction N)

Calke Abbey was built between 1701-1703. The building, in the Baroque style, was built for Sir John Harpur. It is an.....

image of staunton harold reservoir taken from hall roof, 2003

Staunton Harold Reservoir (5 Pictures)

(9.3 miles, 14.9 km, direction N)


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