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... is from the English Channel to the south, with a deep-water channel to the west of the Plymouth Breakwater. There are two freshwater inlets: one, from the northwest, is from the River Tamar via the Hamoaze and Devonport Dockyard, the largest naval dockyard in western Europe. The other, at northeast, is from the River Plym leading into its narrow estuary, Cattewater harbour between Mount Batten and the Royal Citadel. In the centre of the Sound, midway ...
Said Goodbye to Cardiff and headed to Bath, England. Bath is a city in Somerset, South West England, 156 km west of London and 21 km south-east of Bristol. It became part of Avon in 1974; since Avon's abolition in 1996, it has been the principal centre of Bath and North East Somerset. We left LJ at the door and picked up our good old hand sets! The city became a spa with the Latin name Aquae Sulis ("the waters of Sulis") c. AD 60 when the Romans built baths and ...
... we're on the coast and tis full o duchies and the like, campsites swollen with happy campers and a damp night of heavy dew with yet another delicious dinner and a bottle of Gewürztraminer sweetly satisfying Ferry full of fat working class Brits with horrible bottoms drinking lager glued to the daily horrorstory that is the NEWS, immunised to the horror through endless repetition, every little detail of the shotdown aeroplane being laboured over by our men ...
... a walk up 2 hills (Tors) and were rewarded by spectacular views of the surrounding area. The selfie is from the top of Cox Tor.
Dartmouth itself is quite quaint and has quite a historical seafaring legacy as a deep-water port for sailing vessels, Dartmouth has always been of strategic importance. As far back as 1147 and 1190 it was used as the sailing point for ...
... out on the water one more time. This time, he went on a WW2 rescue ship (definitely a relic on this waterway), out past the mouth of the river and up the coastline a bit in the Channel. I declined this potentially seasick experience. He loved it - got some more history - and now feels he has had the Dartmouth water experience.
We are very glad we returned to Dartmouth on this trip.
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