Ye Old Fighting Cocks St Albans, Hertfordshire, said to be the oldest pub in the UK, dates from 793, it is thought that there are tunnels running between the Cathedral and the pub's beer cellars which were once used by monks

Ye Old Fighting Cocks St Albans, Hertfordshire, said to be the oldest pub in the UK, dates from 793, it is thought that there are tunnels running between the Cathedral and the pub's beer cellars which were once used by monks

St Albans Clock Tower, Hertforshire, UK by Howard Somerville, via Flickr. I grew up in St Albans and cannot remember how often I passed this local landmark or looked across the city from the roof.

St Albans Clock Tower, Hertforshire, UK by Howard Somerville, via Flickr. I grew up in St Albans and cannot remember how often I passed this local landmark or looked across the city from the roof.

The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is a tidal island off the northeast coast of England. It is also known just as Holy Island. It constitutes the civil parish of Holy Island in Northumberland. Holy Island has a recorded history from the 6th century. - Lindisfarne today... The Viking raid on the Christian monastery at Lindisfarne in AD 793 shocked and frightened people in England.

The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is a tidal island off the northeast coast of England. It is also known just as Holy Island. It constitutes the civil parish of Holy Island in Northumberland. Holy Island has a recorded history from the 6th century. - Lindisfarne today... The Viking raid on the Christian monastery at Lindisfarne in AD 793 shocked and frightened people in England.

ANCIENT ART  The Theatre of Verulamium: Britain’s only Roman theatre still visible today. Located in modern-day St Albans, England.  3/9

ANCIENT ART The Theatre of Verulamium: Britain’s only Roman theatre still visible today. Located in modern-day St Albans, England. 3/9

Just south-west of St Albans in Hertfordshire lie the remains of the Roman city of Verulamium, which was sacked by Boudicca in AD 61.

Remnants of Roman Britain: in pictures

Just south-west of St Albans in Hertfordshire lie the remains of the Roman city of Verulamium, which was sacked by Boudicca in AD 61.

25 Stunning British Places You Can Reach From London#.wowVRZYNeG#.wowVRZYNeG

25 Stunning British Places You Can Reach From London

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