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  • Day109

    Heading to Plymouth

    August 2, 2016 in the United Kingdom ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C

    Back on the causeway made from stones from the abbey. Six hundred years ago this land would be a marsh land with secret tracks through. Imagine the pilgrims finding their way to the Abbey. 1685 Charles ii died and eldest illegitimate son rebelled. Was Duke of Monmouth. Lost battle. Beheaded before portrait painted. Had to get parts together to repaint!

    Lovely villages being passed by. This area had severe flooding a few years ago and they are in some cases just recovering.
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