Here’s a question for you. What happened at Ely Cathedral 693 years ago, on Friday 13th February 1322?
OK history buffs – you’re right, the central tower fell down. 336 more words
As a signal of this country’s economic transformation, you need go no further than our lofty, mighty stations. They are a history in themselves: plotting a journey through the last 175 years: cathedrals to Britain’s industrial might; vast spans of iron, fretted and decorated, caverns to transport and the glory of steam. 567 more words