Railways, slavery, bombs and industrial heritage August 22nd 2014 After a first day in London (more on that later if I get around to it) and a visit to a Great Western Railway working steam museum, it was out to the West Country again yesterday, but this time a little further. Jumped on a fast train to Bristol, under two hours from London.
We flashed past the very picturesque Roman town of Bath, from where the Wardell family was banned on our last trip a ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Bristol County » Bristol Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more