weekly photo challenge: silence

This is an old Smithy, long disused but identified on old maps (1863) of the area. Once, probably one of the noisiest parts of the village, now completely silent. It's worth focussing on the beautiful front retaining wall, especially when snowcapped in winter sunlight.   Other responses to this weeks prompt can be found over … Continue reading weekly photo challenge: silence

weekly photo challenge: structure

There are many old stone walls around the Northumberland countryside where I live. Some replaced by fences or left in disrepair. This weeks photo challenge topic is structure and a fine one this wall is! Go and see other interpretations of "structure" over at the Wordpress Daily Post.  

weekly photo challenge: bridge

Many bridges cross the River Tweed at Berwick-on-Tweed, rail and road, ancient and modern, connecting England with Scotland. This photo shows the Royal Tweed Bridge (road) and the Royal Border Bridge (rail). If you've never visited Berwick and you are in the area, I urge you to do so. It's a fascinating town with sea and estuary … Continue reading weekly photo challenge: bridge