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Sepia Saturday 286 : 4th July 2015
The Smithsonian Museum is the United States National Museum and therefore it is appropriate for Sepia Saturday 286 which falls on the 4th July to feature an illustration from their archives. This call is going up early because I am about to head off to Scar...
The Smithsonian Museum is the United States National Museum and therefore it is appropriate for Sepia Saturday 286 which falls on the 4th July to feature an illustration from their archives. This call is going up early becaus...
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The Plasterers Arms, Abbey Terrace, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire Wednesday 24th June 2015 The books say that you cannot miss the Plasterers Arms in Winchcombe as it stands on the busy main road. When we called there, they ...
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The Cat and Custard Pot, The Street, Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire Tuesday 23 June 2015 Lovely country pub in the middle of a lovely country village, serving lovely country food .... well, you get the idea. It's the kind...
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The Loggerheads, Church Street, Shrewsbury Saturday 20 June 2015 What a delightful old pub this was - real pub, real ale, real atmosphere. The building dates back to the second half of the seventeenth century and it has b...
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1327 : The End Is Nigh
A little further up the path the steps change, the incline eases, the end - of the hill - is nigh.
A little further up the path the steps change, the incline eases, the end - of the hill - is nigh.
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Ye Olde Black Boy, 150 High Street, Hull 18 June 2015 Said to be Hull's oldest pub, and it might well be one of the oldest buildings, although it has served a number of purposes over the centuries, including a tobacconist...
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The Blake Hotel, Blake Street, Walkley, Sheffield Friday 26 June 2015 I can just about remember this back street pub from when I lived in Sheffield thirty or so years ago. I can certainly remember Blake Street which rises...
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The Old Lodge, Minchinhampton Common, Stroud Tuesday 23 June 2015 You can have a meal in the dining room of the Old Lodge, which is stuck in the middle of Minchinhampton Common, sat in a large dining room with plate glass...
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The Gaskell Arms Hotel, High Street, Much Wenlock, Shropshire Saturday / Sunday 20/21 June 2015 An old coaching inn, bits of which date back to the seventeenth century, although the current frontage is late eighteenth cen...
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Sepia Saturday 285 : 27 June 2015
I'm in a bit of a rush this week as I forgot to put the call post up whilst we were away and now it is Thursday and Sepia Saturday is just around the corner. I blame too many nights away from home drinking old beer in even older hotels. The hotel in our the...
I'm in a bit of a rush this week as I forgot to put the call post up whilst we were away and now it is Thursday and Sepia Saturday is just around the corner. I blame too many nights away from home drinking old beer in even ol...
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The William Wilberforce, Trinity House Lane, Hull 18 June 2015 One of the two ubiquitous Wetherspoon houses in the centre of Hull which shares all the features of so many Wetherspoon pubs such as the sympathetic conversio...
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Chandlers Court, 159 High Street, Hull 18 June 2015 A courtyard pub that hides away behind the facade of a firm of solicitors. It has no reason to be so shy, as it is a pleasant enough place which not only serves a good v...
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One time lecturer, writer on European Affairs and bus conductor, Alan Burnett now divides his time between walking the dog and a little harmless blogging. His News From Nowhere Blog has been running since 2006 and acts as a showcase for his ranting and writing and his photographs old and new.
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