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By Edward Couzens-Lake

it is a trip via ancient and social occasions that experience formed a county and made an important impression in the community, nationally and, in a few circumstances, the world over. From the top of the final Ice Age to modern-day Royal relations; from the delivery of recent agriculture to the security and security of the ships that experience sailed this likely benign stretch of coast for over a millennia, this publication explores many of the cities, villages and landmarks – enormous, small, historical and glossy – that characteristic on considered one of England’s such a lot picturesque and iconic highways, the A149, the well-known highway that winds a sinuous direction alongside the North Norfolk coast.

Each of those landmarks is observed through a concise but vibrant description of its origins, background and importance, and a call for participation to hunt them out for your self and, in doing so, to determine somewhat extra approximately their position in Norfolk’s wealthy history.

With an array of gorgeous pictures incorporated, A149 Landmarks is a necessary spouse for these vacationing and exploring Norfolk – a completely soaking up research of a desirable thoroughfare.

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