Franklin Castle

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The only interesting thing that I can see from the photos is the one that makes this a ‘pre-MudFlood building. The lower windows are at ground level, concealing nearly an entire floor of this beautiful building. All cities all over the world that have older,(usually red brick) buildings will share this characteristic. The build dates and surrounding stories concerning the builders are really the ‘rebuild dates’ and ‘rebuilders’ of these structures. Dug out and refaced, these structures had second floor windows converted to doors or simply added with staircases rising up to them. The history of the world and its architecture is quite the "Ghost Story’ in itself…