Read this for your fix of Broadway Tower history!
• #DidYouKnow... Broadway Tower, #Cotswolds’ Highest Little Castle, captured attention of William Morris, an English textile designer, poet and novelist, who felt inspired by its history but also concerned for its neglected state. This led to the foundation of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings in 1877, a major development in the preservation of British heritage started by Morris. “The most inconvenient and the most delightful place ever seen … how the clean aromatic wind blew the aches out of our tired bodies, and how good it all was”. Learn more about this fascinating place at #DiscoverOxfordshire http://discoveroxfordshire.com/things-to-do/broadway-tower-and-broadway-hill/ _________________________________________________
Photo by Don Merwin. •