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Nacton and Foreshore


This view is approaching Nacton House home of Admiral Edward Vernon also known as Old Grog he got his nickname from wearing the Grogram Cloak and he also ordered the watering down of the RN sailors rum ration, the house can only be viewed from the River Orwell http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Vernon 



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Orwell School with the dome of the observatory

Orwell Park School Nacton 044.JPG



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See the Listed Buildings of Nacton Village here

http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/england/suffolk/nacton



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In 1623 Robert Brooke of Nacton was appointed High Sheriff of Suffolk


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Nacton from Google Earth

http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=felixstowe&hl=en&ll=52.015212,1.234932&spn=0.022662,0.0842&gl=uk&t=h&vpsrc=6&z=14



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