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This water gate stood at the river’s edge, fifty yards from Samuel Pepys’ house. Built in 1626, as the triumphal entry for the Duke of Buckingham to York House, since the Victoria Embankment was completed in 1870 it has been marooned a hundred yards from the Thames.  "In Search of Relics of Old London" Spitalfields Life

York Water Gate, attributed to Sir Balthazar Gerbier. Built in 1626 as the triumphal entry for the Duke of Buckingham to York House. Since the Victoria Embankment was completed in 1870 it has been marooned a hundred yards from the Thames.

Jennelise: French Furniture

"What is the pull to this magical city? it's the wealth of inspiration at every turn, a city unchanged and stage for great minds, so.

All those other places I told you were my house? I lied. THIS is my house!

C Gothic Revival--Olivier Foltzer / Galerie Maison (FR).Oh, I belong in a place like this to love and make a home.I sure hope the family who lives there appreciates that house.

another-daughter-of-vikings: “ Interior of recreated long hall at Lofotr, Borg Museum, Norway. ”

another-daughter-of-vikings: “ Interior of recreated long hall at Lofotr, Borg Museum, Norway.

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