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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 12th August, 2016)

Lock keepers cottages

Lock keepers cottages
At Lock No 86 - Henhurst Bridge

Photo: Dave (Oy)  (Fuji X-Pro2)
Views: 3,178

Comment by: Ken R on 12th August 2016 at 04:15

Looks like a beaut of a day at Henhurst Bridge, life is kind to us.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 12th August 2016 at 08:27

I read somewhere that the bay window on the upper floor was so the lockeeper could see up & down the canal & keep an eye on what was going on. Can anyone say if this is true?

Nice clear photo, lots to look at.

Comment by: Maureen on 12th August 2016 at 12:53

What a nice photo..it has a lovely atmosphere about it.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 12th August 2016 at 19:34

It is, indeed, a very pleasant photo, Maureen.

Quite peaceful.

Well done, as usual, Dave....

Comment by: John Morris on 12th August 2016 at 22:38

Your new "toy" certainly performs well Dave, good shot.

Comment by: Ken R on 13th August 2016 at 01:02

HoT, it would make sense to have that bay window as on observation post.

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