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A picture of the Welsh Highland Railway, porthmadog, North Wales.

Porthmadog

in the county of Gwynedd


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Pictures of Whisby Natural Park

a Nature Reserve in the town of Thorpe on the Hill, in the county of Lincolnshire

About Whisby Natural Park

Opened in 1989, Whisby Nature Park is a 150 hectare Local Nature Reserve located approx 7 miles south-west of Lincoln. The Nature Park comprises of a complex of various sized flooded gravel pits which have now become 'greened' by up to 40 years of natural colonization.

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Recommended towns & villages near Whisby Natural Park

St Lawrence Parish Church

Skellingthorpe (10 Pictures)

in the county of Lincolnshire

(3.7 miles, 5.9 km, direction N)

This is a large village lying around three miles from Lincoln which is fringed by the Fosdyke Navigation. Visitors will find a few shops, pubs and an interesting Anglican church...

Lancaster

Waddington (45 Pictures)

in the county of Lincolnshire

(4.3 miles, 6.9 km, direction E)

Waddington is a bustling town, its modern day history forever linked to the R.A.F of which it is justifiably proud. It's annual air show is a major event on the yearly calendar and is attended by people from all over England...

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Lincoln (653 Pictures)

a Historic City in the county of Lincolnshire

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction NE)

This fine cathedral City was called Lindon by the Ancient Britons' and later the Romans' knew it as Lindum. In AD48 a Roman garrison was set up to command the meeting of the.....

A picture of Nettleham

Nettleham (10 Pictures)

in the county of Lincolnshire

(8.2 miles, 13.3 km, direction NE)

This is a most delightful Lincolnshire village with dreamy stone cottages, a picturesque village green, and a sparkling beck around which well fed ducks and moorhens colonise...

Newark Castle, Nottinghamshire

Newark-on-Trent (95 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Nottinghamshire

(10.3 miles, 16.6 km, direction SW)

As it's name implies, this town enjoys a fine position on the River Trent. The great castle where King John died in 1216 lies in ruins on the banks of the river...

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Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire

Doddington Hall (3 Pictures)

(2.5 miles, 4.1 km, direction N)

This is a superb, large Elizabethan house with a truly impressive roofline. It was built in around 1600 by Robert Smythson, with.....

A picture of Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle (47 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction NE)

A fine Norman motte-and-bailey castle built in 1068 on the site of a former Roman fortress. It is interesting for its two.....

Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Lincoln Cathedral (306 Pictures)

(5.5 miles, 8.9 km, direction NE)

Looking at the West front of Lincoln's fine Cathedral Church of St.Mary, past the pageant of ancient buildings outside the castle.....

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Newark Air Museum (7 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.0 km, direction SW)

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The ruins of Newark Castle on the banks of the River Trent. Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire.

Newark Castle (47 Pictures)

(10.6 miles, 17.0 km, direction SW)

The romantic ruins of this once glorious castle were left to fall into further disrepair following the ravages of the English.....


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