Wandering in Wapping…..whopping red warehouse

Another image from my past wander in Wapping. Last time a gloomy green warehouse, all Dickensian darkness and dismal facade. This one has red metal in place of the green, but this doesn’t make it brighter, if anything sends it leaning towards the nether world….

Wapping - whopping in red

Wapping – whopping in red

14 comments

  1. Pat

    This is wonderful. I really like the contrast, and the perspective of looking up.

  2. Is it still there Sue – converted to loft apartments?

    • Well, I rather doubt it’s still there..this is why I want to return! I’ll probably be most disappointed as all the old buildings are probably loft apartments now….

  3. Well I’d love to live in a loft apartment (apart from the downside that they don’t come with a garden) – baggsie one with the red doors (and a balcony please…)
    Jude xx
    Great image 🙂

    • Hoho,..the trouble is, these loft apartments are soooo expensive! And I bet the colours have all changed when the warehouses were knocked down and the new builds put up…. there, I’ve burst the bubble. Glad you like the image, now of a piece of history.

      • sigh… bubble truly burst. I was imaging something like in that advert years ago (can’t remember what for, possibly coffee) where the space was enormous and they sat on the balcony reading the Sunday newspaper and eating croissants. Or maybe I have imagined it all!!

        Be interesting to see what is there now if you get the chance to go back.

      • Oh, I probably shall return, my curiosity will get the better of me! The space in these places could be enormous, but so would your bank balance need to be…

  4. You’ll have to go back soon, Sue. I want to know how it looks now.

  5. Amy

    I like the contrast, too. Great capture!

  6. Great perspective and textures Sue. And perfect title 🙂

Over to you...(by entering a comment, you agree to Wordpress collecting your name, email address and site URL)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

John's Space .....

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." The Road Not Taken, by Robert Frost

Carla Baptista

As palavras e as fotografias nĂŁo gostam de ficar fechadas muito tempo na gaveta...

beautifulpeopleinc.com

Live, Love, Travel and Laugh (Proudly Pinoy)

Street Photography

Tell Story Throughout the Images

BlogBimmel

Aktuelles - VordergrĂĽndiges - HintergrĂĽndiges - UnergrĂĽndliches - Dumm TĂĽch - Fotos

Leya

To See a World in a Grain of Sand...

Minutiae

More little things in life

All things bright and beautiful

Delighting in Our World

Sheetalbravon

Quirky thoughts on the ultimate question of life, the universe and popcorn.

Paol Soren

A bit of this and that

The Glasgow Gallivanter

Adventures at home and abroad

poppytump@no4

Photography and Sketching ... Observations ...

Nurul in Turkey

Semua Tentang Turki - All About Turkey

Travels in Finland and abroad

Discover Finland’s hidden gems

Manja Mexi Mexcessive

Less is not enough.

Saved By Words

When a woman tells the truth she is creating the possibility for more truth around her. Adrienne Rich

David M's photoblog

My photos from the last 40+ years

My camera & I...

“Go, fly, roam, travel, voyage, explore, journey, discover, adventure.”

Geriatri'x' Corner

nie endende Reiselust

Chateaux des Fleurs

Sharing a world of joy with photos and words

roughwighting

Life in a flash - a weekly writing blog

Londonsenior

The life of an elderly Londoner and her travels.

From Pyrenees to Pennines

We went to France ..... and then we came back.

%d bloggers like this: