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Greatford is a small village a few miles to the south west of Bourne. It is quiet and peaceful here, although it is not far away from the A15. The visitor will notice immediately... More..

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Photo © Zbigniew Siwik (11th March 2014)
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"Greatford"

Greatford Hall was a manor house built by Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th century. The most famous use of Greatford Hall was as the home and private asylum for Dr. Francis Willis, an accomplished physician whose art was treatment of illustrious patients. It was he who cured King George III of his madness at Greatford Hall in 1788. In 1930, Greatford Hall burned down and was subsequently rebuilt in a similar style to the original.

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Photographer: © Zbigniew Siwik (Gallery)(11th March 2014)
Description Description contains history

Greatford

Greatford Hall was a manor house built by Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th century. The most famous use of Greatford Hall was as the home and private asylum for Dr. Francis Willis, an accomplished physician whose art was treatment of illustrious patients. It was he who cured King George III of his madness at Greatford Hall in 1788. In 1930, Greatford Hall burned down and was subsequently rebuilt in a similar style to the original.
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Camera Make: Canon Model: Canon EOS 40D
Exposure Program: Aperture Priority, Focal length: 30 mm, Aperture: f 6.4, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/160 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: -0.33333333333333 EV
Date/Time Creation: February 22, 2014, 4:21 pm
ImageID:1188779, Image size: 3821 x 2547 pixels

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Comment by rustyruth(11th March 2014)

Wonderful building, interesting history.

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Comment by Steve HensonPremier Member! Click for more info..(15th March 2014)

great shot I hate it when people leave there cars in view you know us anoraks are always taking shots did not spoil this for me though love it

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