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17 February 2008

My destination on a cycle ride from Sherborne.

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The late medieval village church of  St Andrew.

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A view from a different angle.

10 May 2009

Passing through on a cycle ride.

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A mass of wild garlic in the woods just off the A352  on the road to Leigh.

25 August 2011

A visit to Minterne Gardens

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The church of St Andrew which dates from the late medieval.

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Inside the church, the alter.

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One of the stained glass windows.

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The font

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The church from the pathway into Minterne Gardens.

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The driveway to Minterne House. The house was rebuilt on the site of a Victorian house between 1903 and 1906 in a mixture of styles.

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The view across the lake.

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The southern aspect of the house.

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A foxglove in a shady damp corner of the gardens.

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This lake is covered in green algae.

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I liked the textures and patterns in this very large leaf.

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March 2019 - A long overdue return to Minterne Gardens. A lovely sunny day. Minterne House.

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March 2019 - The woodland at the southern end of the gardens.

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March 2019 - One of the several waterfalls in the gardens. Oriental borage on the right. Also known as
Abraham-Issac and Jacob.

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March 2019 - As you can see I have been playing with ND filters to create a long exposure.

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March 2019 - Nice reflections in the water.