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A canal in King's Cross

Regent’s Canal in London runs through the heart of the King’s Cross area of the city. I stumbled across the canal at the weekend, on my way to the Guardian offices. 160 more words



We arrived at platform 9 ¾, ready for a full day ahead; Hogwarts was waiting for us!

Excitedly boarding the Hogwarts Express and patiently enduring the hour journey, we fiiiiinnnalllyy arrived at (let me get my movie voice on) “The Making of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. 677 more words

A glimpse of Henry Morton Stanley

While I’m researching my next post, I would like to share this extract that I came across yesterday in the archives of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society.    438 more words


King Cross Station

via Love of London.


*Varias horas esperando para el bus al aeropuerto dan para mucho* #structure #london #londontour #travelling

Architecture & Urban Planning

Casting the Gresley Maquette - the wax stage

The clay maquette of Sir Nigel Gresley and the Mallard arrived safely in the Docklands at Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry. Their team made the two moulds – one for the figure and one for the Mallard – and cast them in wax. 71 more words


The final Sir Nigel Gresley clay maquette

Finally, here is the clay maquette. Members of the Sculpture Group of the Gresley Society Trust came to my studios in Billingshurst to sign-off on this clay before it went to the foundry. 21 more words