Friday, October 09, 2009

Woolly photoblogging…

My recent post, Autumn, and Sue’s post about it on Discombobula, generated all sorts of interest in the comments, so I thought I’d better post a few pictures…

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This is the old village of Wool, looking along Spring Street (each house has its own little bridge over the Spring)

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and here is the church where I worship, The Church of the Holy Rood (the building dates from the 14th century)

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Where I live is more modern, though

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but the view out the back is nice

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Now, this is the view from Maggot Hill that I wrote about (picture taken in springtime…)

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and here’s the little stream at Giddy Green

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but here be orcs!

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(The boundary fence of UKAEA Winfrith)

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and so, Back to the Light!

4 comments:

  1. How delightful your neighbourhood is! Thank you for sharing pictures of Wool, Giddy Green and Maggot Hill. I live in a section of Montreal called N.D.G. for Notre Dame de Grace or No Damn Good. It is named for a Dominican priory and church in the area. Unfortunately, the friars moved out and their friary is now a pricey condo complex. The church still stands. It is a lovely, residential district with ethnic variety and tree-covered streets. Compared to Wool, however, we are more Patina-on-Denim.

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  2. NDG looks lovely, Barbara! Kind of a cross between Tunbridge Wells and Paris, if that makes any sense. (It does to me !)

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  3. Nice photos, Mike. Thanks.

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  4. Great photos Mike. Looks like there's opporunities for lots of nice walks. Thanks for sharing.

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