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Alfred's Tower

Triangular tower named after King Alfred who raised his standard here in 870

A wildflower meadow with lots of purple and yellow flowers surrounding King Alfred's Tower at Stourhead
A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland


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