More boggling at the feats of our ancestors

We had our next adventure in our “walk something historical then have a slap up lunch” series on Sunday, going round Old Sarum. What a stunning place, not least for sheer scale.

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We are still in awe of people’s ability in constructing these places without mechanisation:

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Have to admit we had a real “Well, duh!” moment. It’s been a debating point between me and Mr C about how they kept these places supplied with water. Half way round the ramparts I said, “They had a well. Of course!” Talk about missing the bleedin’ obvious.

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