By Pete Goodrum
50 gem stones of Norfolk explores a number of the locations that make the county detailed. Taking in a few recognized destinations in addition to exploring a few quieter byways, this can be a examine areas to work out and issues do during this outstanding position. Steeped in a heritage that embraces either its agricultural background and seafaring culture, Norfolk proudly recognizes that it loves to ‘do different’. inside those pages you’ll locate many of the explanation why that’s true.
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50 Gems of Norfolk: The History & Heritage of the Most Iconic Places by Pete Goodrum