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Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before anti-NSA rally

Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
01/06
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Protestors unfurl the banner of the Northern Friends Peace Board outside the cells of Richmond Castle where the conscientious objectors were kept prisoner.
Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
02/06
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Marjorie Gaudie (Centre) whose father-in-law Norman was held at the Castle before being transported to France to be shot.
Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
03/06
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The imposing tower at Richmond Castle.
Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
04/06
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The condition of the graffiti is now too delicate to allow open public access to the cells but the visitor centre has a reconstructed area and signs to tell visitors what's there.
Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
05/06
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Sign at the front of the castle.
Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
06/06
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  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
  • Peace protest remembers conscientious objectors before antiNSA rally
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Protestors, including the relative of a WW1 conscientious objector, visited the castle where they had been kept prisoner before setting off on a four day walk to Yorkshire's American spybase at Menwith Hill.

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