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Town hall and Municipal Buildings, 1883/89 by G.G. Hoskins (Darlington). Statues by W. Margeston (Chelsea). Sandstone ashlar. Lakeland slate roofs. Municipal buildings on 4 sides of courtyard, town hall adjoins north side, fronting onto Corporation Road. 8 more words
The pain of an early morning train down to Ramsgate today was amply rewarded by a wonderful glimpse into the home of Augustus Pugin (1812-1852), a world away from his most famous creations – the stunning gothic interior of the Palace of Westminster and the clock tower better known as Big Ben. 483 more words
Holloway Lodge dates to 1810 and was built as part of an extensive restoration programme at Tamworth Castle. The single storey gatehouse originally had battlemented crenellations which were raised when the Borough Council added another floor. 26 more words
Yes, nothing like a visit to a forbidding state penitentiary to start the weekend! I hope you’ve been behaving yourself.
We happened by the former prison once again while returning from a visit to my doctor in, appropriately, West Virginia. 1,282 more words