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SJ8794 : Sprinter at Levenshulme
Northern Rail Sprinter class DMU 150133 leaving Levenshulme station on a service from Manchester Picadilly to Buxton.
SP6178 : Stockley's Bridge south-west of Welford in Northamptonshire
Stockley's Bridge is No 31 across the Leicester Section of the Grand Union Canal. It carries the lane which links Stanford-on-Avon to Cold Ashby.
SY4692 : Variously coloured row of houses, South Street, Bridport
The car is on the corner of South Mill Lane.
SP6178 : Canal south-west of Welford in Northamptonshire
This is the Leicester Section of the Grand Union Canal, approaching Stockley's Bridge, No 31.
SY4692 : North along South Street, Bridport
Looking north along the B3157 South Street towards Bridport town centre.
SE0724 : Footpaths and an entrance to King Cross Cemetery, Skircoat
King Cross Cemetery has grown over the years. There is a vehicle entrance to whatv is probably the oldest part of it on the right. The part on the left is also old but was originally the burial ground for a Methodist chapel. Halifax FP670 is straight on, originally a field path but widened and enclosed when the cemetery was extended eastwards. The steps on the left are on FP668, a short path leading to Skicoat Moor Road.
SY4692 : Empty car park on the east side of South Street, Bridport
Viewed in August 2017. The notice on the wall in the background shows THIS CAR PARK IS FOR THE USERS OF THE BRIDPORT DAY CENTRE ONLY. The car park is on the south side of Fishermans Arms Day Centre which had closed down at the July 2018 date of this photo.
SE0723 : Halifax FP669 at Wakefield Gate, Skircoat
This is historically part of the path shown in [[5873347]], although it has been given a different number. It is blocked by vegetation before is crosses the driveway to Wainhouse Tower.
SY4692 : Fishermans Arms Day Centre in Bridport
Viewed in August 2017 when the building was in use as Fishermans Arms Day Centre, part of Dorset County Council's Social Services Directorate. A photo taken in July 2018 shows that the day centre has closed down. The Closed Pubs website records that the building was erected in the 1930s as the Fishermans Arms pub. Planning permission for change of use was granted to Palmers Brewery in January 1998.
SO9637 : Park Lodge, Overbury
For most of 1902 and 1903 Overbury must have been one huge building site. Here is another of Ernest Newton's houses of those years, Park Lodge at the entrance to Overbury Park. Edwardian perfection and listed GII. I could move in this afternoon - I am sure my wife feels the same.
SY4692 : Hanson premix concrete site entrance, Bridport
From the west side of South Street opposite Jewson. Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group.
SE0723 : Halifax FP653, Skircoat
This is an old path, formerly along the edge of Skircoat Moor. There was a quarry to the right.
SO9637 : Park Lodge, Overbury
Sumptuous L-shaped lodge cottage by Ernest Newton, 1902-3. I could move in tomorrow, or at a pinch, today. Listed GII, like much of Overbury and rightly so.
NH6569 : Teaninich Distillery
NH6568 : Bullrushes by the River Averon or Alness
Just off the path from Teaninich to the Alness business park is this small wetland area, the River Averon or Alness following the tree line into the firth