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Tintern Abbey

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Corfe Castle, Corfe Mullen, Dorset. Corfe Castle is a fortification standing above the village of the same name in the English county of Dorset. Built by William the Conqueror, the castle dates back to the 11th century and commands a gap in the Purbeck Hills on the route between Wareham and Swanage.

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St Dunstan in the East Garden

St. Dunstan in the East, London - the bombed ruins of a medieval church.

Named as one of the top heritage sites to visit, UNESCOs Angkor is home to an expanse of temples stretching some 400 km2. Here, a silk tree grows over a temple at Ta Prohm in Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Have you visited temples in South East Asia?

Magical ruins, they can tell so many stories... beautiful photo, Corfe Castle - UK, by Noel Coates. One of my ancestors died in the dungeon here, thanks to King John (also an ancestor).

Chand Baori is a famous stepwell situated in the village Abhaneri near Jaipur in Indian state of Rajasthan. This step well is located opposite Harshat Mata Temple and is one of the deepest and largest step wells in India. It was built in 9th century and has 3500 narrow steps and 13 stories and is 100 feet deep. It is a fine example of the architectural excellence prevalent in the past. (via 500px / Photo “Step Well in India” by Joe Routon)

Ruins of Madame Sherri's country castle. She was a costume designer for the Ziegfeld Follies at one time. More about Madame Sherri: http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/living/travel/759932-224/chesterfield-home-to-ruins-of-madame-sherris.html Photo by Andy Chase.

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30+ of the most beautiful abandoned places and modern ruins i've ever seen

30 of the most beautiful abandoned places and modern ruins i’ve ever seen http://blogof.francescomugnai.com/2013/01/30-of-the-most-beautiful-abandoned-places-and-modern-ruins-ive-ever-seen/