A Crinkle Crankle Wall in Bramfield, Suffolk. The crinkle crankle wall economizes on bricks, despite its sinuous configuration, because it can be made just one brick thin. If a wall this thin were to be made in a straight line, without buttresses, it would easily topple over. The alternate convex & concave curves in the wall provide stability & help it to resist lateral forces. The term is thought to come from Old English meaning zig-zag. Suffolk has twice as many as in the rest of the…

Crinkle Crankle Wall in Bramfield, Suffolk. Economic use of bricks. Convex & concave curves provide stability help to resist lateral forces. Old English term means zig-zag. Suffolk has more crinkle crankle walls than the rest of the country.

Framlingham Castle, Suffolk, England. Henry VIII's daughter Mary sheltered at Framlingham during the attempt, in 1553 to put Lady Jane Grey on the throne. Later, as Queen Mary she visited the castle with her husband King Philip of Spain

The century Framlingham Castle - Suffolk.this castle and it's grounds touch you with a wonderful and warm ambiance

Orford Castle, Suffolk England, built in 1165 by Henry II

Orford Castle, Orford, Suffolk, England, built by Henry II to consolidate royal power in the region.

East Anglia, Orfordness, Railway Travel Poster Print | eBay

East Anglia, Orfordness, Railway Travel Poster Print

This London North Eastern Railway travel poster urges us to Remember East Anglia Next Summer It shows one of the Sentinels of Britain s Beauty The

Aldeburgh Famous Fish and Chip shop-Aldeburgh is a small seaside town on East Suffolk Coast notable for its Blue Flag shingle beach and fisherman huts with freshly caught fish and seafood for sale. Ate fish and chips on the beach here many times and the queue of people says it all!

Aldeburgh Famous Fish and Chip shop-Aldeburgh is a small seaside town on East Suffolk Coast notable for its Blue Flag shingle beach and fisherman huts with freshly caught fish and seafood for sale.

The Scallop by Maggi Hambling is a sculpture dedicated to Benjamin Britten on the beach at Aldeburgh. The edge of the shell is pierced with the words "I hear those voices that will not be drowned" from Peter Grimes.

The Scallop, Maggi Hambling, Aldeburgh beach. ~ The edge of the main shell is pierced with the words, "I hear those voices that will not be drowned", taken from Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes.

Sutton Hoo Suffolk ... a fabulous day out for the family exploring this National Trust site with its amazing Anglo Saxon treasure ship

Ceremonial Mask of Sutton Hoo: Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England is the site of two and early cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artifacts of outstanding art-historical a

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