Category Archives: Ruins

Traces of the Past Y4 01

Here goes for a Maginot fort kitchen from more than 70 years ago…. don’t think I’ll have dinner cooked there, thanks Linked to Paula’s site here Advertisements

Traces of the Past Y4 01

Here goes for a Maginot fort kitchen from more than 70 years ago…. don’t think I’ll have dinner cooked there, thanks Linked to Paula’s site here

Atmospherically Weathered

I loved this old structure when we came across it almost two decades ago. By then it had been unused for at least another couple of decades, and the wind and rain had rather undone it…. Left abandoned, we were

Atmospherically Weathered

I loved this old structure when we came across it almost two decades ago. By then it had been unused for at least another couple of decades, and the wind and rain had rather undone it…. Left abandoned, we were

Thursday’s Special: Sequence

Here are some old gunpowder mills at Torsebro in Sweden, a sequence of three: I have previously posted a monochrome image of these in August Linked to Traces of the Past here  

Thursday’s Special: Sequence

Here are some old gunpowder mills at Torsebro in Sweden, a sequence of three: I have previously posted a monochrome image of these in August Linked to Traces of the Past here  

The Ghosts of Grands Prix Past

…if you go down to the Pits today: …but you won’t see this scene any more as the building has been painted. Denuded of its atmosphere, if you ask me…

The Ghosts of Grands Prix Past

…if you go down to the Pits today: …but you won’t see this scene any more as the building has been painted. Denuded of its atmosphere, if you ask me…

Traces of the Past: Y3-10

A trace of a relatively recent past, abandoned in the 1960s: ‘The overhangingness and the staringness are unnerving’ Elizabeth Bowen, A time in Rome Linked to Thursday’s Special here

Traces of the Past: Y3-10

A trace of a relatively recent past, abandoned in the 1960s: ‘The overhangingness and the staringness are unnerving’ Elizabeth Bowen, A time in Rome Linked to Thursday’s Special here

Pleasure of Ruins / 8 Abbaye de Jumieges

One from about a decade ago, whilst journeying back in Northern France, the most imposing abbey of Jumieges. A most majestic 11th century ruin. I thought the structure was not dissimilar to Fountains, but alas in not such an isolated

Pleasure of Ruins / 8 Abbaye de Jumieges

One from about a decade ago, whilst journeying back in Northern France, the most imposing abbey of Jumieges. A most majestic 11th century ruin. I thought the structure was not dissimilar to Fountains, but alas in not such an isolated

Seven Day B&W Photo Challenge – Day 4

I have been invited by Ann Christine (Leya) to participate in the 7 day B&W photo challenge. The Rules are: • Seven days. • Seven black and white photos of your life. • No people .
• No explanation .
• Challenge someone

Seven Day B&W Photo Challenge – Day 4

I have been invited by Ann Christine (Leya) to participate in the 7 day B&W photo challenge. The Rules are: • Seven days. • Seven black and white photos of your life. • No people .
• No explanation .
• Challenge someone

Abandoned Rural 2

Another one, if anything looking even more decrepit. A peek through a window reveals the upstairs floor has completely collapsed:

Abandoned Rural 2

Another one, if anything looking even more decrepit. A peek through a window reveals the upstairs floor has completely collapsed: