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Pictures of, from and in Yorkshire

Menston Photos

A selection of photos taken in the village of Menston. The old school which is now a business, from Menston Parish Church. Sunrise at St John’s Church Menston. Looking towards the Chevin and Otley. From the top of Derry Hill … Continue reading

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Bradford Rainbow Photos

  Rainbow over Bradford. Photos taken 23 December, 2014. Rainbow over Bradford. The Queen approves. (click on photo for larger image) Bradford rises from the ashes Bradford Even Bradford Interchange can look romantic with the right light.

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York Wall Walk Photos

Magnificent Minster Robin Hood Tower (as named by Royal Commission on Historic Monuments) Fake news? More magnificent minster Interesting roofs! Grays Court Hotel

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Through the Arch Window – Views at Fountains Abbey

Easter warrants the simplest of crosses in the hall at Fountains Abbey The complexity of the construction at Fountains Abbey makes you consider what might have been without the dissolution in the 16th century. Arch way lead to arch and … Continue reading

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Rainbow Photos of Yorkshire

Some photos of rainbows in  Yorkshire  

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Photos Burnsall – Yorkshire Dales

Bursnall Dec 2015 Burnsall Dec 2015 Burnsall is a quintessential Yorkshire Dales village. It is surrounded by high fells offering great views of the village, river and landmark bridge. The three arched bridge crosses the River Wharfe and provides an … Continue reading

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Leeds Reflections – Window Shopping

When you want to see your local city from a new angle look carefully at the windows of modern buildings. Since glass and reflective materials became the  cladding of choice for constructors and architects there are many visual delights and … Continue reading

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Pylons

A landscape fit for Pylons moving electricity around the county. A portrait of a pylon standing erect around Bolton Woods quarry in West Yorkshire It isn’t the barbed wire that is dangerous but the wires above that can be shocking. … Continue reading

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Bradford October 2017

Bradford has a museum to be proud with the National Science and Media Museum. The author and a friend are pictured taking advantage of one display that showed thermal images of visitors. The white eyes are the hottest and I … Continue reading

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West Witton – Grave Situation

Below is the church of St Batholomew in West Witton where the churchyard (above) was consecrated in 1752. The majority of the grave stones follow a dales tradition of using uncarved local stone as  markers or memorial. When shown together … Continue reading

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