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The Walkers Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs

The Walkers Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs

…not be found in any other book in the world.As well as the most comprehensive guide to natural navigation for walkers ever compiled it also contains clues for weather forecasting tracking city walks coast walks night walks and dozens of other areas.Key Features:448 pagesPaperbackPublished in 2014

£10.99

Suffolks Defended Shore

Suffolks Defended Shore

…creation of a detailed map of the archaeological remains on the county's coast. The results of the survey are dominated by evidence for the military defence of the coast reflecting the importance of the Suffolk coast in national defence strategies over many years. Extensively illustrated this…

£25.00

Hadrians Wall Poster

Hadrians Wall Poster

…from the North-East coast to the Irish Sea the line of the frontier extends for over 100 miles (160 km) through every type of landscape: from the streets of urban Tyneside through arable fields; along the crags of the wild Whin Sill; to the sands of the Solway and down the coast of Cumbria.This…

£10.00

The English Castle: 1066-1650

The English Castle: 1066-1650

From coast to coast the English landscape is still richly studded with castles both great and small. As homes or ruins these historic buildings are today largely objects of curiosity. For centuries however they were at the heart of the kingdom's social and political life. The English Castle is a…

£45.00

Guidebook: Portchester Castle

Guidebook: Portchester Castle

…here to combat attacks by barbarian pirates.In the 5th century it was transformed into a Saxon stronghold or burgh to protect this part of the coast from Viking raids.After the Norman Conquest in 1066 a castle was built inside of the Roman walls. It later became a royal residence. Occupied until…

£3.50

Guidebook: Orford Castle

Guidebook: Orford Castle

…over 150 years and was still defending the coast in the Second World War when it served as a radar station. Today the keep offers a fascinating insight into castle life in the 12th century. From the roof there is a sweeping panorama of the town coast and surrounding landscape.This guidebook includes…

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Guidebook: Deal Castle

Guidebook: Deal Castle

…the threat of invasion by Spain and France. Along with Walmer and Sandown Castles it was designed to defend an important anchorage off the Kent coast known as 'the Downs'. Its flower-like shape with cylindrical bastions gave it a very wide field of fire.The castle has played an active role…

£3.00

Bridport and West Bay

Bridport and West Bay

Bridport is an industrial market town on the west Dorset coast which has played a pivotal role in the region's hemp and flax industry for over 700 years. The industrial heritage of this town is not widely known outside the area and very little has been published on the regional and national…

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An Archaeological Map of Hadrians Wall

An Archaeological Map of Hadrians Wall

…from the North-East coast to the Irish Sea the line of the frontier extends for over 100 miles (160 km) through every type of landscape: from the streets of urban Tyneside through arable fields; along the crags of the wild Whin Sill; to the sands of the Solway and down the coast of Cumbria. It was…

£9.99

British Seaside Piers

British Seaside Piers

…of all piers which the public can visit around the coast of Britain with details of their location history and current operations and a variety of historical and contemporary illustrations.Whether your summer invariably includes visits to the coast or you enjoy the vicarious pleasure of the seaside…

£25.00

Guidebook: Rochester Castle

Guidebook: Rochester Castle

…important crossing of the road to London since the 1st century AD and it was the Normans – as they advanced across the country from the south coast building strongholds from which to exert their power over the locals – who first built a wooden castle here after their victory at the…

£3.50

Guidebook: Hurst Castle

Guidebook: Hurst Castle

…when the great wing batteries were added as part of a huge programme of new defences around Portsmouth and Spithead that turned this part of the coast into one of the most heavily fortified areas in the world. In the First and Second World Wars the castle was fully garrisoned its searchlights and…

£3.50

The Hoo Peninsula Landscape

The Hoo Peninsula Landscape

The Hoo Peninsula is located on the north Kent coast 30 miles east of Central London. This book raises awareness of the positive contribution that the historic environment makes to the Hoo Peninsula by describing how changing patterns of land use and maritime activity over time have given this…

£14.99

Played in Liverpool

Played in Liverpool

…name but one - lie the seeds of a thriving bruising boxing scene. On the Mersey we sail in the wake of intrepid swimmers and rowers. On the Wirral coast and on the links leading from the Liverpool docks to the refined seaside resort of Southport we visit Art Deco golf clubhouses and suburban tennis…

£14.99

Margates Seaside Heritage

Margates Seaside Heritage

…by bathing in saltwater the lure of the sea has been a fundamental part of the British way of life and millions of people still head to the coast each year.Margate has an important place in the story of seaside holidays. It vies with Scarborough Whitby and Brighton for the title of England's…

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The English Seaside

The English Seaside

…English Heritage and a devoted enthusiast of the seaside.First Edition PaperbackISBN: 978-1-90562-402-7 (2006)616 illustrationsContentsThe natural coast - Fishing - Lighthouses - Time and tide- Weather - Wrecks - Lifeboats - War and peace - Religion Bathing - On the beach - Punch and Judy - Donkeys…

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How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

…February 2010About The Author Cressida Cowell Cressida Cowell grew up in London and on a small uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland.She was convinced that there were dragons living on this island and has been fascinated by dragons ever since. She has a BA in…

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Whitby Jet Cathedral Cross Pendant

Whitby Jet Cathedral Cross Pendant

This Whitby Jet Cathedral Cross Pendant is a traditional Norwich cathedral cross in silver set with a central circular stone of highly polished Whitby Jet. This pendant is supplied with an 18inch chain. Jet was especially popular for ecclesiastical and mourning jewellery being favoured by Queen…

£65.00

Whitby Jet Abbey Silhouette Brooch

Whitby Jet Abbey Silhouette Brooch

This Whitby Jet Abbey Silhouette Brooch is an elegant brooch featuring an oval of highly polished genuine Whitby Jet set in Sterling Silver with an intricate carved abbey silhouette. The pin on the back fastens with a revolving catch.Our Whitby Jet jewellery is lovingly made by hand in the…

£150.00

Whitby Jet Round Ball Stud Earrings

Whitby Jet Round Ball Stud Earrings

These Whitby Jet Round Ball Stud Earrings created from pieces of highly polished genuine Whitby Jet selected cut and set on Sterling Silver postes with butterfly backs are the perfect earrings for any occassion. Timeless and elegant these earrings make a great gift and a must for any jewellery…

£30.00

Whitby Jet Oval Ring

Whitby Jet Oval Ring

This Whitby Jet Oval Ring is hand crafted from an oval of genuine Whitby Jet. The oval is set on Sterling Silver and has a solid split shank creating a modern and stylish ring. Elegant and timeless this oval jet ring is the perfect gift suitable for day or occasion wear.Our Whitby Jet jewellery is…

£70.00

Whitby Jet Cross Heart Pendant - Large

Whitby Jet Cross Heart Pendant - Large

This Large Whitby Jet Cross Heart Pendant is a beautiful pendant with a piece of highly polished genuine Whitby Jet hand-carved into a heart shape and held by a cross of sterling silver over the heart. The heart pendant is presented on a sterling silver 18inch chain which loops through an elegant…

£215.00

Whitby Jet Rose Stud Earrings

Whitby Jet Rose Stud Earrings

These Whitby Jet Rose Carved Earrings made from delicately hand-carved genuine Whitby Jet reveal the natural beauty of the Whitby Jet gemstone. Set with sterling silver posts and butterfly backs these rose carved jet earrings are the perfect understated piece of jewellery for any occassion. This…

£55.00

Whitby Jet & Marcasite Round Pendant

Whitby Jet & Marcasite Round Pendant

Bring sparkle to your day with this Whitby Jet and Marcasite Round Pendant. The striking floral design has at its centre a genuine piece of highly polished Whitby Jet surrounded by dainty petals each one centred by an orb of shiny marcasite. Mounted in sterling silver with a sterling silver chain…

£60.00

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