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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 25th May, 2013)

Garden gate

Garden gate
Walled gardens, Haigh Hall.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Canon powershot G9)
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Comment by: Lizzie down under on 25th May 2013 at 04:43

Thank you Ron....this is one for my album.......cheers!!!

Comment by: Kath Pressey on 25th May 2013 at 06:44

It's like going back in time!

Comment by: Janice on 25th May 2013 at 11:13

A lovely photo Ron. It looks nice and peaceful. I have nbot been in here yet so must pay a visit.

Comment by: pat on 25th May 2013 at 11:14

A lovely photo - thank you.

Comment by: Pepsi on 25th May 2013 at 11:59

Brings back a lot of memories from my childhood used to scale the ivy that was covering the wall spent many a time smoking number 10's in there lol

Comment by: Cyril on 25th May 2013 at 13:11

Remember those No 10 cigarettes Pepsi, a lot cheaper than the No 6 too and even they were classed as being sweep ups, a mate and I would copper up to buy 20 No 10 and a box of matches for around three bob, which would now be about 15p, wouldn't be able to copper up enough to buy them these days though.

Comment by: Janet (FL ) on 25th May 2013 at 13:27

Memories memories of a long time ago, makes me happy and sad at the same time...Lovely pic Ron, Thank you !!

I've always loves walled gardens, wish I had one of my own :-)

Comment by: Ellen on 25th May 2013 at 16:27

A lovely picture, it reminds me of an old book,and movie whose name I can't recall...maybe something like 'The Secret Garden'?

Comment by: mw on 25th May 2013 at 17:42

love this picture soooo much

Comment by: Brian from Massachusetts on 25th May 2013 at 18:25

Great pic Ron
Spent a great deal of my childhood in Haigh Hall. Thank you

Comment by: Colin Harlow on 25th May 2013 at 18:39

Nice and secure, lovely. Well done Ron.

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 25th May 2013 at 21:47

Another nice jigsaw Ron.

Comment by: Ray Dwyer on 26th May 2013 at 11:22

I love the way you've framed the view Ron.
These are lovely peaceful spaces to come in the weektime when there's not many other folk here.

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