Category Archives: Ruins

Abandoned Rural

Decided it might have been more than a bit dodgy to try to get inside this one: Advertisements

Abandoned Rural

Decided it might have been more than a bit dodgy to try to get inside this one:

Six Word Saturday: In need of a little renovation

An overcast day adds to the gloom for this abandoned property: See more Six Words over at Debbie’s here

Six Word Saturday: In need of a little renovation

An overcast day adds to the gloom for this abandoned property: See more Six Words over at Debbie’s here

Pleasure of Ruins / 7 Jerpoint Abbey

Another marvellous old abbey ruin – alas not a great deal of it still standing. Jerpoint abbey was founded in 1160, and colonised by Cistercian monks soon after. It follows the conventional Cistercian layout, but many of the buildings in

Pleasure of Ruins / 7 Jerpoint Abbey

Another marvellous old abbey ruin – alas not a great deal of it still standing. Jerpoint abbey was founded in 1160, and colonised by Cistercian monks soon after. It follows the conventional Cistercian layout, but many of the buildings in

Thursday’s Special: Traces of the Past Y3-09

Yippee! It’s Traces of the Past for Thursday’s Special. Today, we are having a glimpse at some ancient Lycean tombs near Fethiye in Turkey. The grander the tomb, the higher the status of the incumbent in society: Row upon row

Thursday’s Special: Traces of the Past Y3-09

Yippee! It’s Traces of the Past for Thursday’s Special. Today, we are having a glimpse at some ancient Lycean tombs near Fethiye in Turkey. The grander the tomb, the higher the status of the incumbent in society: Row upon row

Pleasure of Ruins / 6 Newark Priory

Time for another ruined abbey/priory. This time, Newark Priory. I have posted about this before, but I can’t find the post! The priory is on private land, so no access, unfortunately. However, one can get photos from the tow path when

Pleasure of Ruins / 6 Newark Priory

Time for another ruined abbey/priory. This time, Newark Priory. I have posted about this before, but I can’t find the post! The priory is on private land, so no access, unfortunately. However, one can get photos from the tow path when

One / 106 and One / 107

During my recent trawl of old slides, I came across some more ‘One’s …but you might be hard pressed to spot the individual in each of these cases…but the next few will be a bit easier to spot! Distant man

One / 106 and One / 107

During my recent trawl of old slides, I came across some more ‘One’s …but you might be hard pressed to spot the individual in each of these cases…but the next few will be a bit easier to spot! Distant man

Shiny? Diversions, distractions and detours…..

My shiny is anything but….. Give me a bit of abandoned, dereliction and decay, and my mind and shutter finger can go into overdrive, as they did here: see other people’s ideas of Shiny here    

Shiny? Diversions, distractions and detours…..

My shiny is anything but….. Give me a bit of abandoned, dereliction and decay, and my mind and shutter finger can go into overdrive, as they did here: see other people’s ideas of Shiny here