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The Dragon Hotel is an historic 17th century family run former Coaching Inn, set in the quiet village-sized town of Montgomery, in the stunning countryside of the beautiful rolling landscape that is The Welsh Marches (borders of Powys and Shropshire). We have 20 en-suite bedrooms, most with exposed ancient timbers … more >>
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"King Edward held Warrington with 3 Berewicks. There is 1 hide. To this manor belonged 34 drengs, and they had as many manors, in which there were 42 carucates of land and 1 1/2 hides. St Elfin held 1 carucate of land quit of every customary due except geld. The whole manor with the hundred rendered at farm to the king £15, less 2s. Now there are in demesne 2 ploughs and 8 men with 1 plough. These men hold land there: Roger 1 carucate of land. Theobald 1 1/2 carucates. Warin 1 carucate. Ralph 5 carucates. William 2 hides and 4 carucates of land. Adelard 1 hide and half a carucate. Osmund 1 carucate of land. The whole of this is worth £4,10s. The demesne is worth £3,10s."
Roecliffe, St Mary's Church- Roecliffe, Yorkshire, England
A neo-Norman church built in 1843 by York architect RH Sharp. Some of the stone for the church came from the old Roman quarry at Aldborough. The building is very simple; it consists of a rectangular nave, chancel, vestry, and west bell turret. There is no porch; entry is by way of a round-headed south door directly into the nave. ... more