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Corinth a photograph from our holidays
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From our Honiton Pottery Collection
The Family Trees:
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Viana do Castelo and Valenca do Minho

the church
Viana is dominated by this relatively modern church
the altar
The altar and all the shrines were covered in white flowers
Statue
Close up of one of the supporting statues
Ceiling
THE PAINTED CEILING
Window
Rose window
from the town
From the town main street the church overlooks the town
Dancers
Dancers in Traditional costumes in the town square
Costumes
The men just stand and chat while waiting their turn
Costumes
The girls do something practical like sewing!
Roman general

The fountain in the square
Roman Army

Tone of the narrow streets
Ponte de Lima
Some of the streets were brightly decorated
Valenco do Minho
Valenco do Minho is a fortified town on the Spanish border
the cannon
Cannon for defence against the Spanish!!
the towns
crossing the divide between the twin fortifications
the water wall
The wall on the left is a gentle waterfall all along this street
the towns
Town gardens
the towns
cThe square in the upper town
church
A very small church
the towns
Inside the tiny Church, the statue is wearing real fabric clothes.
the towns
The lower town from the walls

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