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Clara Schumann

Born on 13 September, 1819, Clara was no stranger to music. Her mother was a famous singer, and though she stayed with her father after her parents divorce, music was always present in her life. 347 more words


Some Local History (1817-1856)

In early July, we want for a family camping trip at Awenda Provincial Park and took the opportunity to explore some of the historic sites in the area.   499 more words


Antique Acorn Finial

Great vintage find by VintageMementos (22.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1LVU0k1

The "Old" Bridgegate , Chester - By George Batenham Circa 1800's

The drawing below shows the Medieval Bridgegate, located at the bottom of Lower Bridge Street, by the River Dee. Its was entered by crossing The Old Dee Bridge from the Welsh side of the city, which is why it was often known as “Welshgate”. 24 more words


The Cathedral, Looking From Cow Lane Bridge, Chester - Early 19th Century

The painting shows the Cathedral looking from Cow Lane Bridge, which Frodsham Street runs directly across. The Cathedral shows its original octagonal doomed caps on top of the tower. 46 more words