1671. Hard to imagine.
Monday, 24 October 2011
Although I no longer live in my home town and haven't done so for over 20 years, I always enjoy visiting our nearby city. There was a time in the 80s when it was in the news frequently for all the wrong reasons. Now, in the 21st Century, it's making headlines for the right reasons ~ it's been a European City of Culture, part of it has been listed as a World Heritage Site and today I learned that a particularly famous landmark actually came into being in 1671.
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