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06/30/14 Summer in UK - Cliveden Manor
Cliveden, on the banks of River Thames, has been home to an Earl, three Countesses, two Dukes, a Prince of Wales and the Viscounts Astor.
South Terrace Gardens - Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, born in Danville, VA, lived here. Viscountess Nancy Astor (1879-1964) made history when she became the first female MP to take a seat in the House of Commons in 1919. Her husbands were Robert Gould Shaw II and Waldorf Astor.
2014 marks the 50th anniversary of Nancy Astor's death and 95 years since she became the first female MP to take a seat in Parliament.
Fountain of Love
06/30/14 Summer in UK - Hughenden
Hughenden Manor is a red brick Victorian mansion, located in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England. In the 19th century, it was the country house of the Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli.
During the Second World War, Hughenden Manor was used as a secret intelligence base code-named "Hillside". The UK Air Ministry staff at the manor analyzed aerial photography of Germany and created maps for bombing missions, including the famous "Dambusters" raid.
WWII war posters at Hughenden
Suzanna in the map room where WWII bombing maps were created.
Monkey Puzzle Tree at Hughenden
06/30/14 Summer in UK - Stokenchurch
Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Stokenchurch – Buried in the church yard is Hannah Ball, founder of Sunday School in Britain
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And lean not on your own understanding;
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.
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