The Berkeley Arms
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... had a 10am meeting in Theddingworth. We met her contact, Ginny Beeby, and she showed us into and around the local church (that dates back to the 1200's). While Sheila and her looked over records and such, I made myself busy taking about 20 pictures of the church and its surroundings. Sheila has found church records of family members being both baptized ...
... Britain. 1100s. It was built against the cliff the castle was on and it had rooms cut into the rock. Amazing. The castle was good too. Only parts of the gatehouse was medieval but the building on the top - a 1700s building for the very rich - was great. It is now a museum. You can hire the place for parties and weddings etc, so I'm thinking of my 60th birthday! We travelled back to pick up Dave and headed to ...
Here is my long overdue message to say hello to all you guys who I stopped and chatted with at some length on the path. There were others whose names I did not get, but it is always nice to stop, talk, share stories. Even though our paths will probably never cross again. And thanks for any donations you have given, either on the path, or online; I have had a couple of anonymous donations, so thanks if it were yours.
I will start ...
... travel tunes. Kodaline mostly. I hope I meet some top people for socialising in the 4 bed carriage of dreams, don't let me down. And don't rape me.
Plans after that will be winged like a true traveller.
Currently putting some more tunes in the music player for staring out into the desert as we chug past, looking deep and musing. Cause I'm quite deep y'see.
... and beer and then him and Kerry had some fruit fettish going....
I love the canal boats, we watched them going thru the locks, it's very interesting.
It's our last day before we head off.
We are so lucky to have friends like Melvyn and Maggie, we have enjoyed ourselves completely staying with them and I'd like to thank them for all they have done for us.
Without a base in England it would have been difficult to get all ...
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