Posts Tagged: dilapidated

One Word Sunday: Dilapidated

I didn’t post for One Word Sunday last week, but as this Sunday’s Word is right up my street, I have no excuse! So, here goes for a bit of Dilapidated….seen over a decade ago in Madrid: Linked to One

One Word Sunday: Dilapidated

I didn’t post for One Word Sunday last week, but as this Sunday’s Word is right up my street, I have no excuse! So, here goes for a bit of Dilapidated….seen over a decade ago in Madrid: Linked to One

Dilapidated train doors

Following a comment from Jude (cornwallincolours), I decided to post these doors, heavily cropped from a couple of dilapidated old railway carriages. Lots of lovely crusty rust and peeling paint! Textures galore! Alas, these are not as sharp as I

Dilapidated train doors

Following a comment from Jude (cornwallincolours), I decided to post these doors, heavily cropped from a couple of dilapidated old railway carriages. Lots of lovely crusty rust and peeling paint! Textures galore! Alas, these are not as sharp as I

Deep in the Forest / 8

The dilapidated structure (old peatery)  we saw in DitF 7, taken from a bit further back – along with an old tractor: I have no idea how this place is still standing!

Deep in the Forest / 8

The dilapidated structure (old peatery)  we saw in DitF 7, taken from a bit further back – along with an old tractor: I have no idea how this place is still standing!

Deep in the Forest / 7

As we walked into the forest, passing a good number of ruins of cars, we came across a decidedly fragile looking wooden structure, seriously dilapidated and leaning drunkenly. It looked as if one strong gust of wind would have it

Deep in the Forest / 7

As we walked into the forest, passing a good number of ruins of cars, we came across a decidedly fragile looking wooden structure, seriously dilapidated and leaning drunkenly. It looked as if one strong gust of wind would have it

Brighton West Pier Now (and Black Glass)

Went down to Brighton to see a ruin this morning as the weather was dry, some sun…but pretty cold! Parked up on the top road above the front, paid a packet to park, and walked… I probably should have parked

Brighton West Pier Now (and Black Glass)

Went down to Brighton to see a ruin this morning as the weather was dry, some sun…but pretty cold! Parked up on the top road above the front, paid a packet to park, and walked… I probably should have parked

Brighton West Pier 30 years ago

Hurrah! In my grand sort out, I found my image of the Brighton West Pier in it’s dilapidated, slightly ruined state in the early 1980s (I think, as I have no date on the film). Now, there is very little

Brighton West Pier 30 years ago

Hurrah! In my grand sort out, I found my image of the Brighton West Pier in it’s dilapidated, slightly ruined state in the early 1980s (I think, as I have no date on the film). Now, there is very little

Spinalonga (“Behind the pack” Part 2)

Last year, I intended to do a few posts on the theme of ‘Behind the Pack’. As I explained then “It has struck me, that whenever we joined a tour of a town, village or wherever when travelling (rare, we

Spinalonga (“Behind the pack” Part 2)

Last year, I intended to do a few posts on the theme of ‘Behind the Pack’. As I explained then “It has struck me, that whenever we joined a tour of a town, village or wherever when travelling (rare, we

Weekly Travel Theme: Brown

I’ve been away for a few days, so no blog posts. When I saw Ailsa’s Travel Theme for this week was ‘Brown’, I thought to myself “great, nice easy one”…. Lucania, visited on my Italy trip this year, was predominantly

Weekly Travel Theme: Brown

I’ve been away for a few days, so no blog posts. When I saw Ailsa’s Travel Theme for this week was ‘Brown’, I thought to myself “great, nice easy one”…. Lucania, visited on my Italy trip this year, was predominantly