Druids Temple, Masham, North Yorkshire, UK - The Druids Temple, situated near Ilton, about 4 miles west of Masham is a folly created by William Danby of nearby Swinton Hall in 1820. William Danby (1752-1832) was made High Sheriff of Yorkshire in 1784. He created the temple to generate work for the local population who were paid 1 shilling a day.
MODERN BOHEMIA With “Lamia” by John William Waterhouse as the backdrop, this story is submersed in soft romanticism. It has hints of Victoriana but is also blushed with modernism for a neo-nostalgic look that is dreamy, gentle and pensive.