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Round Houses of Veryan

Veryan is a village on the Roseland Peninsula in Cornwall, England. There one will find five Round Houses built in the early 19th century, with thatched roofs and a cross on top. 57 more words

Black And White

VIEW SPOILING TREES REMOVED FROM ROUND HOUSE

What an amazingly fast and very welcome response by the City of Fremantle to the complaints about the planter boxes with the  large trees obscuring the views to the Round House and Whalers Tunnel. 58 more words

Fremantle

THE COMMON SENSELESS CITY

Some officers at the City of Fremantle really need a big kick in the arse for doing utterly stupid things. Who on earth gave the go ahead to putting these four trees in front of the Round House where they obscure the views to one of our city’s most photographed buildings? 96 more words

Fremantle

Edin's Hall Broch

Last week Stephen took me to Edin’s Hall Broch.   He had discovered it on one of his longer walks, but I had never been there before – indeed, had never even heard of it. 1,043 more words

Ann Whittaker, faithful servant, becomes Mrs George

What happened to Ann Whittaker after the death of her employer Charles Morris in 1879 was an unanswered question of mine until recently. Now we know thanks to the in depth research into the George family done by H & W. 369 more words

Chitterne

Four Dishes and One Soup

No, for once I’m not talking about food.  Four Dishes and One Soup is the name that the Fujian locals give to this cluster of Tulou buildings that we went to see.   1,189 more words

Xiamen

Fremantle

We really wanted to stop in Freo itself for a few days but when we phoned the caravan park they told us that all their grassed sites were closed for renovation and that they couldn’t accommodate us. 318 more words

Australia