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Shell Grotto, Margate

A few weeks ago I took a trip to the seaside town of Margate to see its beautiful Shell Grotto. The grotto was discovered in 1835 but is still shrouded in mystery. No one is completely sure who created it, when, or for what purpose. But one indisputable fact is how utterly stunning the grotto …

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A Steam Train Journey on the Spa Valley Railway

Here are some photographs I took during a steam train journey on the Spa Valley Railway in Kent.  The Railway is staffed entirely by volunteers who give their time to keep this piece of history alive.  If you get the chance, I highly recommend you visit and support this wonderful heritage venture. For further details please …

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