A short trip to the edge of the Cotswolds, minus children.
In the countryside
Birth place of Sir Winston Churchill at Blenheim. He is buried in the churchyard of the adjacent church. The strange picture attached to the head of the bed contains his curls, cut aged five.
Column commemorating the victory of the Duke of Marlborough
Underneath this tomb is another carving of a skeleton. Burford church was fascinating as a piece of history: records of the donations to alms houses, lists of clergy from 1200 and the memorial stone of a man murdered in the 1690s.
each us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.
Psalm 90 verse12