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Old John Reflecting

By Lucid_Dreams
Old John is a folly atop the highest hill in Bradgate Park, Leicestershire, England. It was built in 1784, by the Grey family of Groby, and was originally an observation tower built to give the ladies a view of a race course which circled the top of the hill. It is well known for its "mug-shape", the 'handle' of which was added later, apparently in memory of a beer-loving family retainer.

Water added in PS

Tags: England Digitally manipulated Heritage Folly Old john Leicester Landscape and travel

Voters: peugeot406, paulfreeman, burd and 14 more

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burd 14 111
17 Apr 2008 5:46PM
i especially like the sky and reflection in the water.

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UBOAT 10 41 Scotland
17 Apr 2008 5:55PM
Great picture and nice reflictions.

17 Apr 2008 6:32PM
Great shot.
jayhyk 10 England
17 Apr 2008 7:11PM
great image
clivew 11 10
17 Apr 2008 7:27PM
sneenky 10 1
18 Apr 2008 1:58PM
Fantastic view. Great reflection in the water.

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