Highgate Cemetery is (obviously) tranquil but worth a visit.

World's Spookiest Cemeteries - Horror films and haunted houses are fine if you like your fright imaginary. Feeling ready to meet some real spirits? We've compiled a list of the world's spookiest cemeteries -- and we dare you to visit after dark.

Silbury Hill, Avebury. The largest man-made mound in Europe, mysterious Silbury Hill compares in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids. Probably completed in around 2400 BC, it apparently contains no burial. Though clearly important in itself, its purpose and significance remain unknown. There is no access to the hill itself. Distance from Shaftesbury to Avebury is 42 miles More

Silbury Hill in Avebury, Wiltshire is the largest man-made mound in Europe, it compares in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids.

Conisborough Castle A cutaway reconstruction drawing of the keep in about 1180, showing the tower’s three principal chambers © English Heritage (drawing by Peter Urmston)

Construction much bcuz akin to Blyth/Tickhill Castle in the Wode books, a cutaway of Conisborough Castle and reconstruction drawing of the keep in about showing the tower’s three principal chambers © English Heritage (drawing by Peter Urmston)

Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire, England the best place to have a picnic                                                                                                                                                                                 More

100 Great British walks – interactive map

West Kennet, one of the largest, most impressive and most accessible Neolithic chambered tombs in Britain, built in around 3640 BC and used by a community for around 20 years. Image copyright English

The West Kennet Long Barrow,Neolithic tomb dating back to 3650 BC and the oldest building in England. The inside tunnels were used as pagan burial chambers built from Saracen rock.

English dialects in England.

This is a map showing different dialects of English in England. This really is a useful tool for the other maps that I have to show that just because there are different dialects doesn't mean that the people wont be able to understand each other.

Economical way to see some of the most historic and iconic places in Britain.

Buy an Overseas Visitor Pass and gain access to over 100 historic places across England, as well free or reduced entry to events.

Reconstruction drawing of Kenilworth Castle in the 16th c. when it was at its most grand. At this time the castle was the home of the Earl of Leicester, a favorite of Elizabeth I. This property is now in the care of English Heritage; tours are available

Reconstruction drawing of Kenilworth Castle in the c. At this time the castle was the home of the Earl of Leicester, a favorite of Elizabeth I. This property is now in the care of English Heritage;

Reconstruction of Carlisle Castle as it may have appeared in about 1400

Reconstruction of Carlisle Castle as it may have appeared in about Carlisle, Cumbria, Northern England, UK

pendennis-castle Location Map

Pendennis Castle, Falmouth is one of the finest fortresses built by Henry VIII.

rievaulx-abbey Location Map

rievaulx-abbey Location Map

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Jurassic Coast's status as World Heritage site in jeopardy from off-shore windfarm that would blight views across the Channel

Old Harry Rocks - School Field Course 1972 - The Jurassic Coast boasts some of the country's most beautiful seaside scenery

MODERN DIALECTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES: including 'Anglo-Cornish' ✫ღ⊰n

24 Questions Americans Have For The British

English Language: Map of the Various Accents in the British Isles – British Accent Map (June By Jonathan, Anglotopia.

Stokesay Castle. This is the basis for the Woodhall complex. At this stage we have the watch-towers and the mediaeval hall, but laid out differently. There is no castle-like tower, but a much more modern building. I do like that Gatehouse, though!

This is the basis for the Woodhall complex. At this stage we have the watch-towers and the mediaeval hall, but laid out differently. There is no castle-like tower, but a much more modern building. I do like that Gatehouse, though!

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