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Carlisle Castle, Cumbria, England. Near the ruins of Hadrian's wall Carlisle Castle has stood for over 900 years and has been the scene of many historical episodes in British History.

Castle Howard is a stately home in North Yorkshire, England, 15 miles north of York. One of the grandest private residences in Britain, most of it was built between 1699 and 1712 for the 3rd Earl of Carlisle, to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh.

Carlisle Historical Pageant 1951, vintage commemorative tin

Carlisle Historical Pageant 1951 vintage by Tinternet on Etsy

Retired RAF Nimrod maritime patrol aircraft find new homes. XV229 may go to Carlisle, although negotiations are not yet finalised. (Note - this from 2010 article and not yet followed up it's present location). Key - Gary Parsons

Not so plain Jane

The dress that Ann Hathaway is wearing in 'Becoming Jane' (2007) is furnished with a chocolate and blue silk ribbon woven at the Silk Mill