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Mortimer's Hole, a medieval passageway beneath Nottingham Castle, Nottingham, England. It is located in a commanding position on a natural promontory known as "'Castle Rock'", with cliffs 130 feet (40 m) high to the south and west. Built by Henry II For centuries the castle served as one of the most important in England for nobles and royalty alike. Generation 28 on family tree.

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36 Random Pics To Get You Ready For The Weekend

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Oxford Street, London c. 1897 wish I could go back in time just to see how crappy the world was with out sports, all the foods I love, and tv oh and the Internet

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Community Post: The exotic down and outs of Victorian London

The Chimney Sweep...c1876..Victorian London.Taken by Photographer John Thompson & writer Adolphe Smith..

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Herodotus on the Egyptians

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Feline Fun Fact: According to the Greek historian Herodotus, in ancient Egypt it was forbidden to kill a cat. If a cat died of natural causes the entire household were required to shave their eyebrows. (Bast statue) (Your Amazing Cat: ~JB http://pinterest.com/popeggs/)

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The ancient #Greek historian, Herodotus (Book 7, Chpt 50) "Great things are won by great dangers." (c) Stanley Meltzoff - Battle of Salamis John Trikeriotis (@spartanwarriors) on Twitter

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Herodotus Histories: Histories Book VIII (Hardcover)

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