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Tintagel Castle | Place of Arthur's conception. Arthur's father, King Uther Pendragon, was disguised by Merlin's sorcery to look like Gorlois, Duke of Cornwall, the husband of Igraine, Arthur's mother

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Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire and her son,The Marquess of Hartington. Cecil Beaton called Deborah 'the most beautiful of all' the peeresses in this off-the-shoulder robe, believed to have been reworked from an original worn by Georgiana, wife of the 5th Duke of Devonshire.

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Chatsworth House, Derbyshire, the seat of the Duke of Devonshire, has been home to his family, the Cavendish family, since Bess of Hardwick settled at Chatsworth in 1549. info from Wikipedia

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An entry from Spires and Gargoyles

The Duke of Devonshire Taking a Nap in the Library at Chatsworth. Photo by Christopher Sykes

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