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Basic details

  • Name: David Purchase
  • Nickname: DeltaP retired
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  • Home grid reference: SP9906
  • Site Member since: December 2009
  • Geograph Role: Moderator
  • Geograph Project Limited Company Member
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11,580 Photographs submitted

  • 10,950 Geographs and 630 others
  • in 9,441 grid squares (2.8%), giving a depth score of 1.23
  • in 1,600 different hectads (41.3%) and 74 myriads (97.4%) and taken on 1,074 different days

Points

  • 490 First Geograph points
  • 813 Second Visitor points, 992 Third Visitor points, 1,074 Fourth Visitor points
  • 9,270 Personal points (grid squares geographed)
  • 1,579 TPoints (Time-gap points About)

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About Me

Contributor since January 2010, moderator since May 2018.

"retired"? Please see the final paragraph below.

I am a retired actuary and keen hillwalker, though no longer (age 80) able to walk the hills. I have completed the Munros, Donalds, Wainwrights, all traditional County Tops in the British ...
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Recent Photographs

Grid Ref Title Submitted Image Type Points Taken
SP9907 Derailment at Berkhamsted Station (5) Sun, 31 Mar 2024 Geograph Thu, 13 Jun 1968
SP9907 Derailment at Berkhamsted Station (4) Sun, 31 Mar 2024 Close Look Thu, 13 Jun 1968
SP9908 Derailment at Berkhamsted Station (2) Sun, 31 Mar 2024 Geograph Thu, 13 Jun 1968
TQ6409 Evening at the 26-inch dome, RGO Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Cross Grid Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 The dome for the 28-inch telescope at RGO Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Geograph Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 Domes in the Equatorial Group, Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Geograph Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 The Isaac Newton Telescope dome, seen from the Equatorial Group Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Geograph Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 Royal Greenwich Observatory, Herstmonceux - the Equatorial Group Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Geograph Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 The Isaac Newton Telescope at Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Inside Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 The Isaac Newton Telescope at Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Close Look, Inside Sat, 3 Feb 1968
TQ6510 The Isaac Newton Telescope dome at Herstmonceux Sat, 30 Mar 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sat, 3 Feb 1968
SJ2939 Chirk Airstrip Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal Fri, 8 Mar 2024
SN8558 Drygarn Fawr from Drum yr Eira Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal Fri, 8 Mar 2024
SN8342 The view from Sugar Loaf Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal Thu, 7 Mar 2024
NT2982 The island of Inchkeith Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sat, 2 Mar 2024
NT2080 Inchmickery, in the Firth of Forth Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sat, 2 Mar 2024
NN5904 Ben Ledi and Loch Lubnaig Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Geograph personal Fri, 1 Mar 2024
NN6412 Gleann a' Chroin from Tom Dubh summit Thu, 14 Mar 2024 Cross Grid Fri, 1 Mar 2024
SU6350 The M3 - as you've never seen it before! (3) Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 1 Nov 1970
SU6349 The M3 - as you've never seen it before! (2) Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Extra Sun, 1 Nov 1970
SU6249 The M3 - as you've never seen it before! (1) Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 1 Nov 1970
NZ2742 Kingsgate Bridge, Durham Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2742 Dunelm House, University of Durham Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Geograph Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2742 North Bailey, Durham Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Geograph Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2742 Durham Cathedral Close Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Geograph personal Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2741 South Bailey, Durham Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2742 The River Wear and Durham Cathedral Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Cross Grid Mon, 4 Sep 1967
NZ2742 The West Towers of Durham Cathedral Sat, 17 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 4 Sep 1967
SK9771 The West Front of Lincoln Cathedral Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SK9771 The west towers of Lincoln Cathedral Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SK9771 The central tower of Lincoln Cathedral Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5952 The ruin of St Mary's Abbey, York Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Geograph Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5952 The Yorkshire Museum Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE6052 St William's College, York Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Geograph personal Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE6052 York Minster Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5784 Rievaulx Abbey Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5784 Rievaulx Abbey Presbytery Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5785 Rievaulx Abbey Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look, Cross Grid Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SE5784 Rievaulx Abbey Tue, 13 Feb 2024 Close Look Mon, 24 Oct 1966
SU6462 St Mary the Virgin church, Silchester Sun, 4 Feb 2024 Close Look Sun, 1 Nov 1970
SU6462 St Mary the Virgin church, Silchester Sun, 4 Feb 2024 Close Look Sun, 1 Nov 1970
SU6462 St Mary the Virgin church, Silchester Sun, 4 Feb 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 1 Nov 1970
SP2604 The Anglo-American College at Alvescot Lodge Sun, 4 Feb 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Jun 1968
TQ2177 The 113th Boat Race: the following flotilla Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Geograph Sat, 25 Mar 1967
TQ2177 The 113th Boat Race: Cambridge Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Geograph tpoint Sat, 25 Mar 1967
TL4861 The 1967 Cambridge Mays - Head of the Fifth Division Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Thu, 8 Jun 1967
TL4458 Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, from Sidney Street Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Geograph Sun, 16 Feb 1969
TL4458 Cambridge MA graduates from Sidney Sussex College, 1968 Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Close Look Sat, 24 Feb 1968
TL4458 Cloister Court, Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Close Look Sun, 16 Feb 1969
TL4355 Grantchester Mill Tue, 30 Jan 2024 Geograph tpoint Sat, 11 Jun 1966
TL4458 Clare College, Cambridge Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Geograph Sun, 11 Dec 1966
TL4458 The sundial (and moondial) in Queens' College, Cambridge Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Close Look Sun, 11 Dec 1966
TL4458 The "Mathematical Bridge", Queens' College, Cambridge Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Geograph Sun, 11 Dec 1966
TL4458 Trinity Bridge Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Geograph Sun, 11 Dec 1966
TL4458 St John's College, Cambridge, from the Bridge of Sighs Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Close Look Sun, 11 Dec 1966
TL4458 Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Cross Grid Sat, 11 Jun 1966
TL4458 Cambridge rooftops from Sidney Sussex College Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Cross Grid Sat, 11 Jun 1966
TL4860 A 'bump' during the 1966 Cambridge Mays Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Geograph Fri, 10 Jun 1966
TL4860 The 1966 Cambridge Mays Mon, 29 Jan 2024 Geograph personal tpoint Fri, 10 Jun 1966
NY2522 Looking ENE from Causey Pike Wed, 10 Jan 2024 Cross Grid Fri, 1 Dec 2023
NY2527 The North Western Fells from Carl Side Wed, 10 Jan 2024 Geograph Mon, 27 Mar 2023
SY3892 The Dorset coast east of Charmouth Fri, 29 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Wed, 18 May 1966
SY3492 Lyme Regis from the cliffs at Charmouth Fri, 29 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Wed, 18 May 1966
SY3693 The beach at Charmouth Fri, 29 Dec 2023 Geograph personal Wed, 18 May 1966
SY3693 Charmouth from Stonebarrow Hill Fri, 29 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Wed, 18 May 1966
SY3391 Ware, from the Coast Path above Lyme Regis Fri, 29 Dec 2023 Geograph Wed, 18 May 1966
SY3293 Uplyme from Whitty Hill Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Tue, 17 May 1966
SY3798 On Lambert's Castle Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Tue, 17 May 1966
SY3693 Charmouth and Lyme Regis from Hardown Hill Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Mon, 16 May 1966
SY3594 Thistle Hill Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY3899 Marshwood from Lambert's Castle Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Mon, 16 May 1966
SY4094 Looking ENE from Hardown Hill, Morcombelake Thu, 28 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY4889 The Three Horseshoes, Burton Bradstock Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5784 St Catherine's Chapel, Abbotsbury Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5783 The Swannery at Abbotsbury Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5783 At Abbotsbury Swannery Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Close Look Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5785 Abbotsbury village Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5784 St Catherine's Chapel and Abbotsbury Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5786 Countryside north of Abbotsbury Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Mon, 16 May 1966
SY6289 St Michael's Church, Winterbourne Steepleton Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY6698 All Saints Church, Nether Cerne Fri, 22 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Mon, 16 May 1966
SY5787 The Kingston Russell stone circle Thu, 21 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 15 May 1966
SY6190 The Nine Stones, Winterbourne Abbas Thu, 21 Dec 2023 Geograph Sun, 15 May 1966
SY6190 The Nine Stones, Winterbourne Abbas Thu, 21 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 15 May 1966
SP7124 Three Points Lane, Middle Claydon Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 24 Apr 1966
SY3391 The Cobb, Lyme Regis Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sun, 6 Mar 1966
SY3391 Sunrise over Lyme Bay Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Extra Sun, 6 Mar 1966
SY3391 The Cobb at low tide Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY3391 The Cobb at Lyme Regis Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY3391 Lyme Regis from The Cobb Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY3391 The Cobb, Lyme Regis, at low tide Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY3492 Broad Street, Lyme Regis Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY3492 The centre of Lyme Regis Fri, 15 Dec 2023 Geograph personal Sat, 23 Oct 1965
SY1892 Blackbury Camp Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Geograph Sun, 3 Oct 1965
SY1892 Blackbury Camp Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sun, 3 Oct 1965
ST6601 Long Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sat, 2 Oct 1965
ST8001 The Lake at Milton Abbas Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Geograph personal tpoint Sat, 2 Oct 1965
ST8002 Pidgeon House Plantation Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Cross Grid Sat, 2 Oct 1965
ST7902 The West Window of Milton Abbey Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Close Look, Inside Sat, 2 Oct 1965
ST7902 Milton Abbey and the School Thu, 14 Dec 2023 Geograph personal Sat, 2 Oct 1965

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