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SP4104 : Linch Hill Woods
This bit is a rather monotonous plantation of pine trees.
NJ9404 : Wellington Suspension Bridge
Designed by Captain Samuel Brown and the Aberdeen City Architect John Smith, it was opened to pedestrians in November 1830 and to traffic in May 1831. Closed in 1984 to vehicles and then pedestrians in 2002, it was restored in 2006/07, Now part of National Cycle Route 1.
SK5264 : Pleasley Vale
Looking up the valley towards Mill Number 3 which is partially situated in this grid square.
NJ9404 : The River Dee
Looking south from Wellington Suspension Bridge (National Cycle Route 1).
SP1198 : Mere Green Road, Mere Green
SD5160 : Field near Humble Bee Nest
The hill behind may be called Askew Hill, as Askew Hill Farm sits on the side of it.
SH7979 : Gardens and panorama from watch tower at Bodysgallen Hall
Conwy Castle is in the distant centre. The Hall has been converted into a hotel, now owned by the National Trust, see; http://www.bodysgallen.com/history/
SJ3287 : Former Tranmere Volunteer Drill Hall/JEL Electrical Ltd
Looking across Holt Road from Leighton Road towards the former Volunteer Drill Hall. The building is now the business premises of JEL Electrical Ltd http://www.jelelectrical.co.uk/
NS0200 : Ailsa View
A distant view of Ailsa Craig taken from the passenger steamer "Waverley" on a beautiful late-July afternoon when the Craig was developing a small cloud cap. The island lies half-way between Glasgow and Belfast, giving rise to the nick-name of “Paddy’s Milestone”, a landmark for Irish immigrants heading for Scotland in the 19th century.
NJ9404 : Wellington Suspension Bridge
Heading west on National Cycle Route 1.
SE6450 : New Velodrome at York Sport Village
SU9391 : Beaconsfield: The former Post Office and Telephone Exchange
The general Post Office in Beaconsfield has now moved elsewhere, but they retain an interest in this property at 13 Station Road as a Delivery and Enquiry Office, while a barbers now occupies the area with the red canopies over the windows. The building was contructed around 1926 to the plans of the architect David Nicholas Dyke, who was a prolific designer of post offices around that time. The photographer is indebted to fellow Geographer Julian Osley http://www.geograph.org.uk/profile/11136 for the latter data abstracted from the specific page on his website here http://britishpostofficearchitects.weebly.com/beaconsfield.html
SU0497 : All Hallows, South Cerney: churchyard (a)
NJ9404 : National Cycle Route 1
Approaching Wellington Suspension Bridge.
SU0497 : South Cerney, bridleway by the village boundary