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The Cheesewring

Hear how The Cheesewring, an astounding stack of granite, was formed.

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The Inner Temple

An account of a patch of land between Fleet Street and the Thames. Now occupied residentially by judges and senior lawyers and enclosing the Inner Temple library and nearby Temple Church, the land was originally leased by the Knights Templar in the fourteenth century. Its rose garden was later – according to William Shakespeare – the place where the fifteenth century War of the Roses began.

Ye Olde Haunted Cross!

The place of many a good night out, the Golden Cross pub in Coventry, dating back to 16th century and complete with a few ghosts!

William Blake the engraver’s apprentice

The site of the workshop of the engraver James Basire, to whom visionary artist William Blake was apprenticed, 1772-1779