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Following my earlier post with photos of mermaids, sphinxes and dragons in Burton Constable Hall in East Yorkshire I thought I’d add these others of sea serpents and other strange or mythical creatures that appear in an amazing frieze in the Gallery of the Hall.

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On a visit to Burton Constable Hall over Easter I noticed a whole thing going on with mermaids, dragons and sphinxes throughout the house. Burton Constable Hall is a country house in the Holderness area of the East Riding of Yorkshire and was the seat of the Chichester-Constable family for many centuries.  William Constable (1721-1791) […]

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