Tag Archives: Somerset

Glastonbury Abbey, Somerset – October 2011

The ruins of Glastonbury abbey and the alleged burial place of King Arthur. Also the home of the famous Glastonbury Thorn.  

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Forde Abbey and Gardens, Somerset – October 2011

We finally found Forde Abbey after the sat nav sent us via a very tortuous route.  

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Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset – October 2011

This proved to be a very interesting visit, with dogs being welcome. Our own personal tour guide, as it was so quiet, we were the only ones. A very good tour and historical information.  

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Bath, Somerset October 2011

Quite a small town really, with some narrow streets and its famous Crescent and Cathedral. I thought the Crescent was a bit grubby and unkempt, a slight disappointment.

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Barrington Court, NT, Somerset – October 2011

Barrington Court, NT, Somerset is one of the untold secrets. Orchards and gardens formal and informal, all round one of my favourites so far.

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