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Autumnal Walk

Autumnal walk in Longton Park, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Longton Park, also known as Queen’s Park, is famous for its trees, horticulture and lakes. It has a very individual character and is one of the city’s heritage parks. It houses a range … Continue reading

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Wedgwood Estate, Barlaston

Wedgwood Estate at Barlaston, Staffordshire, England.

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Barlaston Hall

Barlaston Hall on the Wedgwood Estate, Barlaston, Staffordshire.

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Peaceful solitude

Fishing on a spring day on the Wedgwood Estate at Barlaston, Staffordshire.

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Trentham Hall, Staffordshire

Around 1730, John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower, erected a hall based on Buckingham House. It was substantially altered by his son 1st Marquess of Stafford, from designs by Henry Holland, in 1775–78. The country house, of which parts remain, dates … Continue reading

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Hen Cloud in Winter

Gritstone outcrop in North Staffordhire marking the very southern tip of the beginning of the Pennines in the Peak District National Park.

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Gone fishing

Fisherman on the Wedgwood Estate at Barlaston, Staffordshire. Barlaston Hall, in the background, is an English Palladian country house on a ridge overlooking the valley of the River Trent to the west, about 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Stoke-on-Trent, … Continue reading

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