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Model of Old London Bridge, John B. Thorp. Seen from the East with part of the Pool of London shipping in the foreground, in about 16th century. This view of London Bridge shows St. Magnus Martyr church on the north bank and Nonsuch House in the foreground - Nonsuch house replaced the medieval drawbridge gatehouse. Artist/Photographer/Maker John B. Thorp 1901-1939

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Medieval England. Alnwick Castle guards a road crossing the River Aln. Yves de Vescy, Baron of Alnwick, erected the first parts of the castle in about 1096. It was built to protect England's northern border against the Scottish invasions and border reivers. The castle was first mentioned in 1136 when it was captured by King David I of Scotland. It was besieged in 1172 and again in 1174 by William the Lion, King of Scotland and William was captured outside the walls during the Battle of…

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Isambard Kingdom Brunel by the launching chains of the 'Great Eastern' by Robert Howlett, 1857 (detail)

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Sydney Opera House & Sydney Harbour Bridge, Australia - iconic landmarks. Lucky to have climbed the bridge x

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Devil's Bridge, Aberystwith, Wales ~ it's like a bridge inside of a bridge inside of a bridge over a gorge!!!!

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The Falkirk Wheel, Scotland. - (explore your biking wanderlust on

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Find the perfect canal boat holiday for you

Llangollen Canal, Wales GPS: 52.972419, -3.171684 -

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William Wallace statue/Sir William Wallace (Medieval Gaelic: Uilliam Uallas; modern Scottish Gaelic: Uilleam Uallas; Norman French: William le Waleys;[1] died 23 August 1305) was a Scottish landowner who became one of the main leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence.[2] Along with Andrew Moray, Wallace defeated an English army at the Battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297~

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