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Bridge Sign, Blackheath, London

Sign on the road bridge over the rail line at Blackheath, indicating weight restrictions for traffic (1903)

Location Blackheath, London, UK


Mayfair Cinema, Brick Lane, Lodon

A lovely Modernist sans serif on a the former Mayfair Cinema on Brick Lane, London.

Location: Brick Lane, London, UK


Chetham's Library, Manchester

A stool photographed on a recent visit to the wonderful Chetham’s Library, Manchester : http://www.chethams.org.uk/

Location: Chetham’s Library, Long Millgate, Manchester M3 1SB, UK.


Militia Barracks, Lancaster

The keystone to the front doorway of the Militia Barracks shows the date of construction, along with the Lancashire Rose motif and a crown. The letters are of an unusual design: a slight, spidery, script-like form that seems out of character with the robust scale of the building. 54 more words


Yates & Jackson - former Farmer's Arms pub, Lancaster

A seldom noticed example of lettering from the city of Lancaster. This stained glass window in found in theback stairwell of a pub (formally the Farmer’s Arms and now called the Penny Street Bridge) on the corner of King Street and Aldcliffe Rd. 43 more words