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People often ask me how would I best describe the style of the Architecture of Sandfields Pumping Station.
I tell them that this building is Architecture parlante; it is speaking architecture that not only explains its own form, function and identity, it holds memories of people from the past, that can tell us remarkable stories of everyday individuals and shows us how they lived. 4,845 more words
The concrete arch-type dam stands at 204 feet high, which is 54 feet higher than Niagara Falls. A 1,000 foot boardwalk takes you down, right above the falls, where you can enjoy an amazing view of the canyon! 412 more words
I don’t know if many of you know, but this weekend was the Australia and New Zealand Literature Festival in London. So, having studied Australian history, I decided to see what was up, and I took myself off to a panel discussion about storytelling in Maori and Aboriginal cultures. 552 more words