Uffington White Horse


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Uffington White Horse:

see White Horse, Vale of theWhite Horse, Vale of the,
district (1991 pop. 109,200), Oxfordshire, S central England. The vale is the valley of the Ock River. Abingdon is the administrative seat. Surgical instruments and automobiles are produced in the vicinity.
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Her body was found close to the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire, 15 miles from her home in Swindon.
On behalf of Miss O'Callaghan's mother Elaine, her brothers Liam and Aiden and sister Lora, and her boyfriend Kevin Reape, 25, he thanked friends, police and the people of Swindon for their support during the search for her body and since it was recovered from land close to the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire.
"She was instantly likeable, beautiful and considerate." On behalf of Miss O'Callaghan's mother Elaine, her brothers Liam and Aiden and sister Lora, and her boyfriend Kevin Reape, aged 25, he thanked friends, police and the people of Swindon for their support during the search for her body and since it was recovered from land close to the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire.
Her body was found near the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire last week.
Sian O''Callaghan whose body was discovered close to the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire
The discovery came two days after police found the body of Miss O'Callaghan, a 22-year-old personal assistant from Swindon, near the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire last month.
Remains of the 14 people - three of whom were probably killed by arrows - were discovered at Wayland's Smithy, a burial mound near the Uffington White Horse in Oxfordshire, in the 1960s.