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The Loos’ prison (located near Lille, French Flanders) was originally an abbey, it was transformed into a jail in the XIX° century.
The prison has been deserted since 2011 but it’s still full of life. 70 more words
One of our students was wondering why the war memorial at the top of Hills Road reads 1914-1919 rather than 1914-1918. It is a reasonable question, and fairly straightforward to answer – 1919 is the year of the Treaty of Versailles which saw the war formally ended; until that point, hostilities were merely suspended at the Armistice. 338 more words