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Holdenby House, Northampton, Northamptonshire. Built in 1583 by Sir Christopher Hatton, Lord Chancellor & favourite of Elizabeth I - the largest private house in Elizabethan England - with 123 huge glass windows around two courtyards, specifically to honour his beloved Elizabeth. Hatton refused to live in the house prior to the Queen's first visit. In 1709 it was bought by the Duke of Marlborough, since when it has descended down the female line to the Lowther family.

tarot, the lovers (les amoureux) till death do us part and maybe beyond.

from the Guardian

The Smiths' The Queen Is Dead turns 25 – in pictures

Salford lads ... Iconic image of a moment in time and a band that DID change the world ...

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Tell time like a King! Elvis Presley’s wristwatch sells at New York auction for $50,000

Let's talk about how this picture of Elvis totally backs up my claim that my dad looked like him when he was young

Cliveden House was built more than 300 years ago by the Duke of Buckinghamshire.The fame of Cliveden skyrocketed when it was purchased by William Waldorf Astor, in 1893 the richest man in America. Apparently, Queen Victoria was not well pleased. Astor gave it to his son and daughter-in-law, Waldorf and Nancy Astor, who turned it into one of the early 20th century's most important political salons.

Find someone! So that you can share your memories and create new ones.

Blur vs Oasis. Rumble in the jungle? Pffft, this was the fight of the century. #schuhloveskickershi

King Egbert (802-839). House of Wessex. First recognized King of all of England. Queen Elizabeth II's 34th great-grandfather. During the late 8th century, when King Offa of Mercia ruled most of England, Egbert lived in exile at the court of Charlemagne. Egbert regained his kingdom in 802. Succeeded by son Aethelwulf, father of Alfred the Great.

Johnny Cash is an all time classic if you don't know some of his music your missing out, when I would sleep at Mistys way back when we would jam all old classic country Johnny Cash being one of the main ones!