The officers of the SS City Of Nagpur seem to have little to do other than pose for photographs. It's 1925 and the ship is crossing the Skagerrak, one of the busiest shipping channels in the world.
I was watching an old episode of Time Team the other day and they were going on about how the ancients used to try and build temples and the like on top of hills. The chapel-buildings of West Yorkshire were the same : show them a half-decent hill and they would stick a chapel on … Continue reading The Chapel On The Hill
Spring came yesterday. It has gone away again today, but that one oblique glance at the sun was enough to make me want to go to the seaside. So a new mini-series of scans from my old negatives starts with the seaside at its bracing best - Skegness. This photograph was taken a couple of … Continue reading 10 From The Seaside 1 : Bracing Bits