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Treasure 27: Ockbrook glebe terriers

A glebe terrier is a formal record of the property and assets of an ecclesiastical parish. They vary a lot in their format and contents, and often mention intangible assets such as tithes on wool, corn and (in some parts of the county) lead ore. 448 more words

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Turnip Fries

Having a CSA is always a culinary adventure. You’re never 100% sure how to use everything you get from week to week (at least I never am), and a little creativity generally goes a long way. 182 more words


Images of the day

So many tags to choose from, not enough time!

Building on the ideas contributed on the forum to do with colour- this is my daily dose from the garden – I believe this is an anemeone? 519 more words

Looking forward

Having decided to bring assignment 1 to a close I have started reading the course information for assignment 2. This is a bad thing to do before bed. 659 more words

Man Dead In Crash On Korean War Veterans Pkwy. On Staten Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was killed Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash on Korean War Veterans Parkway on Staten Island.

Around 10:45 a.m., police were called to the parkway at Huguenot Avenue, in the Huguenot section of Staten Island, for a report of a car crash. 60 more words


Voltaire: "L'Affaire Calas"

Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
Voltaire (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778)

“Those” are mainly members of the clergy of France, before it was nearly destroyed during the  1,828 more words