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Castles & Cathedrals

David Winchester entertained us with his power point presentation of the techniques and skills of the master masons of the Norman period.


His presentation included film of a television programme of the present day construction of a mediaeval-style castle at Guedelon, France using traditional methods/tools.

We saw a film of aerial views of many UK castles................... Including the spectacular Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland .............................
................. and explored the styles of cathedrals - with a special mention for Rosslyn Chapel