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25 Days in Seattle

Day 2: A Day in Fremont

For a big day of adventuring start in Fremont for breakfast or brunch at one of the many restaurants throughout the neighborhood. 207 more words

25 Days

Seattle

As much as I love to travel internationally, I do stay closer to home sometimes.  This time my destination was Seattle.  This is over two trips and as it has also become one of my favorite places (I may say this about everywhere I go), and as I visit more I will probably write about it more.   660 more words

Travel

1096. Danger of explosion

Herb had been sent home from school for swearing at a teacher. They’d phoned his father, and his father had said “What the … Where did he learn that from?” Herb started walking home. 56 more words

Creative

4th of July at Gasworks Park, Seattle

On the 4th of July, the city of Seattle puts on a gorgeous fireworks display over lake union to celebrate America’s birthday. Fireworks are the #1 thing you need for a patriotic celebration, and for the 4th especially I just have to watch some. 685 more words

Best Of The Pacific Northwest

Beckton's Railways and Locomotives - Dave Marden (9.8/10)

For those of us afflicted with the love industrial railways, especially of the steam variety, this book is a real gem. Covering the railways of the Beckton Gas Works and the Outfall and Sewage works this covers every known locomotive running on the two systems over 100 years from 1870 to 1970. 101 more words

Library Borrowed

Exciting Gas Pipeline News

Look, we live in the country, we have to take our excitement where we find it …

It turns out that the gas pipe being put in on my route to Bigtown is no ordinary gas main – they are effectively dualling the main gas pipeline to Ireland (which might be interesting come Brexit) at a cost of around €92m. 105 more words

Rural Diversions

Trouble down at the gas works

The Police Courts of London dealt with a lot more than crime in the nineteenth century. Petitioners often approached the bench asking for help because they were poor or having trouble with their landlords. 376 more words