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Tate and Lyle’s refinery stands out like a great metal weed at the river’s edge, and beside it Keiller’s Marmalade and Trebor Sharpe’s sweet manufacturer and all the other jam-makers and biscuit bakeries stretch along the wharves, turning the slub of marshy substrate at Silvertown into a sugar mile.
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Well, I had another grand day out thanks to the National Trust, this time to Barrington Hall, Somerset.
The house was found derelict and rescued by a Colonel Lyle (who’s family become part of Tate & Lyle), who was a collector of architectural salvage. 180 more words