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Reunited one last time - six of Britain's greatest steam engines including world record holder Mallard and its five surviving sister locomotives

The world's fastest steam locomotive, Mallard (far right) and six of her sister trains were gathered in Shildon, County Durham, yesterday

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British prehistoric rock art

The 5,000-year-old Neolithic carvings of concentric circles, interlocking rings and hollowed cups were uncovered as part of a four-year English Heritage-funded initiative, in partnership with Northumberland and Durham County Councils

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Escomb Church

This gorgeous little Saxon church in Escomb- Durham, England is the oldest church in its original form in England, 7th century. On the south wall is a Saxon sun dial which is the oldest in England

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Londons Kings Cross station, 11 August 1952. This station, designed by Lewis Cubitt, opened in 1850 as the terminus for the Great Northern Railway.

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500 Greatest Albums of All Time

500 Greatest Albums of All Time: The Stone Roses, 'The Stone Roses' | Rolling Stone

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Durham Cathedral...so looks like next time we can walk this river loop? Get the geography now...x

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GENUKI includes a genealogy beginners guide, and general information on all sorts of subjects, including such items as the location of parishes, obsolete occupations, the addresses of local Family History Societies, archives, libraries and other useful institutions, and surveys of which records have survived - and where they can be found. There is a section for each country, and this is then sub-divided into its assorted parishes. #scotland #geneology

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Bourn Windmill in Cambridgeshire, England is Britain's oldest surviving windmill first recorded in 1636 but possibly older

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bonitavista: Yorkshire, Englandphoto via nicole (AnaRosa)

Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire | The Oldest Sweet Shop in England (Est. 1827!) http://www.oldestsweetshop.co.uk/

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