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Picture of the Week #449

21 June 2017

Castle Acre Priory, Norfolk, England. Photo May 2015. Here’s another part of Castle Acre Priory, which was sold off to the Duke of Norfolk during the suppression of the monasteries...

Picture of the Week #448

14 June 2017

Fool statue in Stratford-upon-Avon. Photo May 2015. I made a point to go back and photo all sides of this statue when I visited Stratford for the second time. I only took one photo...

Sunday Short Takes

11 June 2017

Short round-up, but at least I won’t get way behind this way… * Henry VII Pembroke birthplace statue put in place – I first posted about this seven years ago, so...

Picture of the Week #447

7 June 2017

Painting of The Field of the Cloth of Gold, c. 1545 by an unknown artist or artists. Photo May, 2015. In honor of the anniversary of the beginning of this famous meeting between Henry...