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- Stratford upon Avon Photos
These photos form part of a personal travel guide and photo gallery of Warwickshire, England, listing attractions, accommodation, and heritage highlights.
Stratford upon Avon Photos - wattle construction
Photo of Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England.
A section of the Shakespeare Birthplace front wall has been intentionally exposed to reveal traditional wattle construction techniques. This interwoven wall of branches would have been covered in daub and washed with limewash
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This Roman road ran from London to Lincoln, and was built immediately after the Roman invasion of 43AD
The road probably followed pre-existing trackways
The same name is used for the road from Silchester to Cirencester and Gloucester
This Day in British History
23 March, 1743
First English performance of Handel's Messiah
During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'