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Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers during the Viking invasions (10th-11th c.). The husbandry of the sheep has been a large factor in shaping the culture & terrain of the Lake District. Beatrix Potter was involved with breeding Herdwicks & bequeathed 15 farms to the National Trust. Per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.

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Roses are white, Night lock is blue, It's called catching fire, Not hunger games 2.

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Georgia, Tblisi, “Andropov’s Ears” 1983 Architects: P.Kalandarishvili, G.Potskhishvili #socialist #brutalism #architecture All rights reserved by Frédéric Chaubin

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20 Of The Best Obama And Joe Biden Memes That Are Ruling The Internet Right Now

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All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace Chris Parrott The University Of Sheffield Sheffield UK

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Ruins of Whitby Abbey, Yorkshire... something just so peacefull and gorgeous about ruins. just to immagine it back in its hey day. what it looked like. if anyone important lived there.

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Hades (also known as Haides, Aides, Aidoneus, or Ἁδης) was King of the Underworld and God of death and the dead. He presided over funeral rites and defended the rights of the dead. Hades was also the God of the hidden wealth of the earth presiding over its treasures. From the fertile soil with nourished the seed-grain, to the mined wealth of gold, silver and other metals, he reigned over them all. Upon his birth, Hades was devoured by Kronos along with four of his siblings. Zeus later...

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When she died on 22 December 1943, Beatrix Potter left fourteen farms and 4000 acres of land to the National Trust (My employers), together with her flocks of Herdwick sheep. The Trust now owns 91 hill farms, many of which have a mainly Herdwick landlord's flock with a total holding of about 25000 sheep. This was her gift to the nation, her own beloved countryside for all to enjoy.

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All presidents bar one are directly descended from a medieval English king

Common grandfather: The 12-year-old traced the lineages of nearly all of the U.S. presidents to King John, the signer of the Magna Carta