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Alphabet Street Cipher

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Now playing: The Jesus And Mary Chain – Alphabet Street (Cover).

Observation

"Tutankhamun Town Centre", Dorchester, 29/04/15.


This made my travelling companion Mr. W smile. “Tutankhamun Town Centre” conjures up such spectacular images. Egyptology is not a specialist subject of mine, but the ruined temple complex of Karnak came to mind. 140 more words

Out And About.

Rather pedestrian sign of political frustration

There it was earlier this week for all to see: a sticker in the shape of a red stop sign, printed with the slogan “Stop Harper” affixed over one of the lightbox walk signs guarding the intersection of West Broadway Avenue and South Granville Street in Vancouver’s Fairview neighbourhood. 259 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Friday was a spring day to crow about

Friday (May 8), you should know, was the kind of late spring day that encourages Vancouverites to cast off all thoughts of rain and cold; fold them up and pack them away with all the other winter things. 479 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Victorian Wall Post Box

This Victorian wall post box is in Ironbridge, Shropshire (the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution – now a UNESCO World Heritage Site). In the background you can see the cooling towers of the power station which is still functioning. 6 more words

Anthony J Sargeant

Office Number Five

Rescued from the back of an old allotment, this unusual sign has had a tough life since it was manufactured in 1938.  Historic, but beyond any practical restoration, I decided to have a go at photographing it and creating a print from the images, removing some of the damage using digital retouching.  14 more words

Sheffield