runcorn hill park and local nature reserve is in the centre of the western part of the town, partly on a dis-used nineteenth-century quarry. it incorporates natural woodland and heathland with more formal landscaping, playing fields, a bandstand, model boating lake, sporting facilities and cafe.
stanton st quintin is a small village and civil parish in the county of wiltshire in england. it is about 4 miles 6.4 km north of chippenham and 5 miles 8.0 km south of malmesbury.the parish church dates in part from the 12th century. the parish includes the hamlets of clanville in the southeast and lower stanton st quintin on the a429 road, 0.6 miles 0.97 km to the northeast .
corsham is an historic market town and civil parish in west wiltshire, england.it is at the south-western edge of the cotswolds, just off the a4 national route, 28 miles 45 km southwest of swindon, 20 miles 32 km southeast of bristol, 8 miles 13 km northeast of bath and 4 miles 6 km southwest of chippenham.. historically, corsham was a centre for agriculture and later, the wool .
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piketberg is a town in the western cape, south africa, located about 50 miles east of saldanha bay.the original spelling of the name was 'piquetberg'. the town is in the foothills of the piketberg mountains, a range of low mountains formed from table mountain sandstone.. the area around the mountains is conducive to the farming of wheat, while the area on top of the mountains, being cooler and .
towcester / ˈ t oʊ s t ər / toh-stər is a market town in northamptonshire, england. it is the administrative headquarters of the south northamptonshire district council. towcester lays claim to being one of the oldest continuously inhabited settlements in the country. it was the roman town of lactodorum, located on watling street, today .
glastonbury abbey was a monastery in glastonbury, somerset, england.its ruins, a grade i listed building and scheduled ancient monument, are open as a visitor attraction.. the abbey was founded in the 7th century and enlarged in the 10th. it was destroyed by a major fire in 1184, but subsequently rebuilt and by the 14th century was one of the richest and most powerful monasteries in england.
devil's peak afrikaans: duiwelspiek is part of the mountainous backdrop to cape town, south africa.when looking at table mountain from the victoria & alfred waterfront, or when looking at the standard picture postcard view of the mountain, the skyline is from left to right: the spire of devil's peak, the flat mesa of table mountain, the dome of lion's head and signal hill.
simon's town afrikaans: simonstad , sometimes spelled simonstown, is a town which is administratively a south peninsula suburb of cape town, and is home to the south african navy's naval base. it is located on the shores of false bay, on the eastern side of the cape peninsula.for more than two centuries it has been a naval base and harbour first for the british royal navy and now the south .
coordinates. maiden castle is an iron age hill fort 1.6 miles 2.6 km south west of dorchester, in the english county of dorset. hill forts were fortified hill-top settlements constructed across britain during the iron age.. the earliest archaeological evidence of human activity on the site consists of a neolithic causewayed enclosure and bank barrow.in about 1800 bc, during the bronze age .
stonesfield is a village and civil parish about 5 miles 8 km north of witney in oxfordshire, and about 10 miles 17 km northwest of oxford.. the village is on the crest of an escarpment.the parish extends mostly north and north-east of the village, in which directions the land rises gently and then descends to the glyme at glympton and wootton about 3 miles 5 km to the north-east.
the salisbury cathedral clock, which dates from about ad 1386, is supposedly the oldest working modern clock in the world. the clock has no face; all clocks of that date rang out the hours on a bell. it was originally located in a bell tower that was demolished in 1792.
b roads in zone 4 of the great britain numbering scheme jump to navigation jump to . heading in a south westerly direction from herefordshire into south wales. near its western end it forms a part of the border of the brecon beacons national park. b4522 a4061 at treherbert, rhondda cynon taf: blaencwm, rhondda cynon taf: road lasts approximately ¾ of a mile. although on os maps it is not .
simon's town is now in effect a suburb of greater cape town. the simon's town railway station is the terminus of the southern line, a railway line that runs south from the central business district of cape town. in places, the railway line runs along the steep eastern shore of false bay, and in bad weather waves and foam from some heavy swells .
marine geology of the cape peninsula and false bay jump to . geological map of the cape peninsula and false bay. geological section of the cape peninsula and false bay. the cape peninsula is a peninsula that juts out into the atlantic ocean at the south-western extremity of the african continent. at its tip is the cape of good hope. the peninsula forms the west side of false bay. the three .
the river kennet from near its sources west of marlborough in wiltshire down to woolhampton in berkshire is a 111.1-hectare 275-acre biological site of special scientific interest sssi . this is primarily because it has an extensive range of rare plants and animals that are unique to chalk watercourses.
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box is a large village and civil parish in wiltshire, england, about 3 miles 5 km west of corsham and 5 miles 8 km northeast of bath.besides the village of box, the parish includes the villages of ashley and box hill; hazelbury manor; and the hamlets of alcombe, blue vein, chapel plaister, ditteridge, henley, kingsdown, middlehill and wadswick.to the east the parish includes much of rudloe .
this is a list of locality names and populated place names in the state of victoria, australia, outside the melbourne metropolitan area. it is organised by region from the south-west of the state to the east and, for convenience, is sectioned by local government area lga . localities are bounded areas recorded on vicnames, although boundaries are the responsibility of each council.