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Tintern Abbey, Tintern, Monmouthshire, South Wales

  How oft, in spirit, have I turned to thee,   O sylvan Wye! thou wanderer thro’ the woods,   How often has my spirit turned to thee! These are lines from the poem “Lines composed a few miles above Tintern … Continue reading

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Chepstow, Cas-Gwent, South Wales, UK

  Chepstow is on the Welsh side of the England-Wales border. William the Conqueror ordered Chepstow Castle to be built in 1067, the year after his victory at the Battle of Hastings. The castle was to keep the Welsh inside … Continue reading

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