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Day Trip To Lanhydrock 1 
30th-May-2018 06:31 pm
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Another Bank Holiday .. another Day-Trip.

The weather was good, and it was nice to re-visit a Stately Home that I had been to before (the advantage of being a member of the National Trust).

This trip was to Lanhydrock in Cornwall. Much of the house is Victorian, due to a fire, but some do date back to the 16th century.




Looking down on the house
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The Long Gallery ... still the original
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David & Goliath
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Noah & the Ark
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Adam & Eve being thrown out of Eden
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The original owner - John Robartes
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His Lordship's bathroom (above), but he preferred a slipper bath (lower)
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As Victorian & Edwardian M.P.s, they travelled a lot to London
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Staff quarters
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Men only!
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Kitchens
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The table as set for lunch on 11/6/1950 .... The King & Queen came for lunch
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Comments 
31st-May-2018 06:01 am (UTC)
I have read about Lanhydrock and it is great to see your pictures of it; what a really interesting place.
1st-Jun-2018 04:24 pm (UTC)
It really is worth a visit ... the ceiling of the Long Gallery has assorted scenes from Genesis .... and suddenly I seem to be confused with my Bible history!!
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