'Mankind was never so happily inspired as when it made a cathedral.' (Robert Louis Stevenson)

Hereford Cathedral & the River Wye (OS Grid Ref. SO507395 - Nearest Post Code HR2 7RE)

Latest update - (desktop wallpaper & jigsaws)
Monday 25th August 2014

Hereford Cathedral & the River Wye
OS Grid Ref. SO507395
Nearest Post Code HR2 7RE

The current Hereford Cathedral (a Grade I listed building) dates from the 11th century. Its most famous treasure is Mappa Mundi, a medieval map of the world dating from the 13th century.

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More desktop wallpaper here-p1 and here-p2

Daily Updates (Latest update )
Picture of the Day 1024x768 wallpaper previously shown on these web pages
On This Day Events from Britain's past that occurred on
New! Daily Surprise Jigsaw A downloadable jigsaw from the archive. (These puzzles will have appeared previously on these web pages as surprise jigsaws or desktop wallpaper.) The jigsaws are cyclic, but it will currently take 10 months before they reappear.
Britain's changing seasons (Latest update Monday 25th August 2014)
New Picture of the Moment, plus two downloadable jigsaws of Hereford Cathedral & the River Wye (1920x1080 HD widescreen desktop wallpaper)
New Desktop Wallpaper - page 1 - An opportunity to catch up with some that you might have missed
New Surprise Jigsaw Puzzle of the Moment
New Jigsaw Puzzles from the previous 3 uploads - An opportunity to catch up with some that you might have missed

Other Recent Updates
New! A printable, seasonal calendar for August 2014 via this link.
New! 23rd June Summer themed colours for all pages on the Beautiful Britain website.
New! 25th May 2014 Links from the Beautiful Britain website to externally maintained websites about Whitworth, in the county of Lancashire.
New! 13th April 2014 Feed the birds - spring and summer strategies
New!26th March 2014 A delightful children's poem - The Lonely Frog, written by site visitor Melanie Hefford
New! 23rd February 2014 New website design. More details on the contact page.
You can view a slideshow of 3 years of Beautiful Britain wallpaper via this link.

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