The White Hart Stow
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe White Hart Stow Stow-on-the-Wold
A very busy popular place. Great coffee. Great place to meet other ramblers. Great wi-fi. Room a little small for such a long stay. Perfect location. 10 min from Cheltenham
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... Abraham Darby perfected the smelting of iron ore with coke. His son invented a new forging process with the smelted steel to produce single beams of iron, but it wasn’t until his grandson (all named Abraham), in 1779 constructed the very first iron bridge. This bridge and the original Toll-house, still remain in-situ today. So when you see the massive iron structures around the world today, you can give thanks to the building of a single bridge ...
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It was a really ...
... was served in cute little casserole dishes. Everyone was very full and content, I was happy I ate but still felt a bit funny. We were one of two tables filled
with people but the last to leave that night, think they were waiting for us to leave. It is unfortunate of how quiet the place was for a Friday night because the food was such good quality and very reasonable.
We went home did a bit of packing for the next day before hitting the hay.
... with warped floorboards underneath the carpet. It came with a skeleton room key and the usual amenities of teas and a fine china tea set.
It was overcast with a drizzle of rain once we hit the streets on foot which made it feel even sleepier. I can just imagine how picturesque this town can become during Christmas with snow covered cottages in the still of the night.
Off to Blenheim Palace, the birth place of Winston Churchill and ...
... stop everything to make the most of it! It was fun to buy an icecream and watch the local kids feeds the ducks in the "river".
Soon it was time to make it back to Duncan's and Lucy's as we had promised Rosie we would be home before her bedtime. We certainly wouldn't want to deny Rosie her beloved game of tag in the backyard before we were to start our long UK road trip the next morning. Next, off to Wales!! ...