Category Archives: photography

Irish Famine Memorial

The Irish famine of 1845-9 caused a million deaths out of a population of about 8.3M. There were a further million refugees from Ireland who went mainly to mainland Britain and the USA. Advertisements

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Three Teenage Beatles


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A Chickadee and Friend

The chickadee is well known for its capacity to lower its body temperature during cold winter nights as well as its good spatial memory to relocate the caches where it stores food, and its boldness near humans (sometimes feeding from … Continue reading

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Elvis in the US Army

Unlike Donald Trump Elvis didn’t dodge the draft and served in Germany Chris

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Fidel Castro at the Lincoln Memorial

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Boats moored on Lake Windermere, October 2017

  John W.

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View from a Tower Block ‘village’ on the edge of London

This photograph is taken from one of three council owned tower blocks built next to Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch. The photograph looks westward towards the skyscrapers of Canary Wharf Such a pretty little ‘village’, of just over two hundred flats, … Continue reading

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