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The purple headed mountain inspired by heathland colour

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The purple headed mountain inspired by heathland colour

Caption - Heathland colour that gave rise to the line: “The purple headed mountain” in the hymn 'All things bright and beautiful'.

Walk 3412 : Dowsborough Fort from Holford

Photographer : Peter Lane

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Quantock Hills

The Quantock Hills in Somerset lie to the east of Exmoor and west of Bridgwater and were the basis for England's first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in 1956. The area is dominated by heathland but also includes oak woodlands, ancient parklands and some agriculture. More Information

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