Oakham is the "capital" of Rutland. John once spoke at Oakham School on teh subject of "From Silverstone to the M2%"....long before he had any direct association with Formula 1.

We visited there on June 23, 2001

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Oakham has two Market Crosses This one has Oakham School in the background
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We had bought a watercolour of this view at teh Craft Fair at Rockingham Castle during the morning.
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The plaque explains all!
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Oakham museum Oakham signal box was the original for the Airfix model from the 1960's
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