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Portmeirion 3

By mickp
Clough Williams-Ellis built Portmeirion from 1925 to 1975 on a peninsula off the coast of Snowdonia to show how 'the development of a naturally beautiful site need not lead to its defilement'. He fought for Beauty - "that strange necessity". Portmeirion is owned by a Registered Charity called The Second Portmeirion Foundation and managed by Portmeirion Limited.
This was also the setting for the cult TV programme 'The Prisoner'

Tags: Wales General Architecture Portmeirion Prisoner Town hall No6

Voters: Bernice010, davidhu, pks and 1 more


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davidhu 10 19 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2006 2:51PM
Another good one, Mick. Clearly lots of photo opportunities here.
Dave.

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GregorP 11 4 Slovenia
24 Jul 2006 8:12AM
Nice one.I like this shot.

GregorP

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