Category Archives: Architecture

Postcards from my past / 5 Colditz

As a young teenager, I was an avid watcher of the 1970s TV series Colditz (I can still hear that theme tune….), and I always wanted to go and see the place for myself. A trip to Eastern Germany in

Postcards from my past / 5 Colditz

As a young teenager, I was an avid watcher of the 1970s TV series Colditz (I can still hear that theme tune….), and I always wanted to go and see the place for myself. A trip to Eastern Germany in

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Black & White Sunday: After and Before

Well, here goes for a bit of post-processing jiggery pokery. The first image is the monochrome processed version, which I thinks adds a bit of drama, sets the mood, and is as I saw the place in my mind’s eye

Evanescent scene

Linked to WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent

Evanescent scene

Linked to WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent

Welcome to Hotel Forlorn

Earlier, Wordless Wednesday showed a view of a window from outside this place in the Azores….now we’re going up the steps to the front entrance and in, for a very brief look: Looks like there’s lots of icky green mould

Welcome to Hotel Forlorn

Earlier, Wordless Wednesday showed a view of a window from outside this place in the Azores….now we’re going up the steps to the front entrance and in, for a very brief look: Looks like there’s lots of icky green mould

Postcards from my Past / 4 Tyneham

I don’t remember how old I was the first time I saw Tyneham – mid teens or late teens, perhaps.  We would have been staying in the area, and were on one of pater’s walks.  I remember we were going

Postcards from my Past / 4 Tyneham

I don’t remember how old I was the first time I saw Tyneham – mid teens or late teens, perhaps.  We would have been staying in the area, and were on one of pater’s walks.  I remember we were going

One / 81

This time it’s grey, well mostly grey amidst decay:

One / 81

This time it’s grey, well mostly grey amidst decay:

Traces of the Past: Cornwall’s mining heritage

As I’m not feeling 100% today, a quick post to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak. The ruins of a tin mine illustrating Cornwall’s mining heritage, quite solid Traces of the Past. I posted a monochrome version of

Traces of the Past: Cornwall’s mining heritage

As I’m not feeling 100% today, a quick post to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak. The ruins of a tin mine illustrating Cornwall’s mining heritage, quite solid Traces of the Past. I posted a monochrome version of