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"Very Profitable and Productive"- Developing Williams Valley's Anthracite Mines in 1863

Buried deep in the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, DE is a fantastic record of the industry that once drove the economy of the southern anthracite coal fields of Central Pennsylvania. 1,401 more words


Carter Smith Devlin & Co - Williamstown, Melbourne

Sunday breakfast today was any Carter Smith Devlin & Co, Williamstown, Melbourne. I like Williamstown for a cafe destination because of the small fishing port feel to the town, the heritage buildings and ship memorabilia places around the town. 296 more words


Summer Memories

On a cold and dreary day, it is a pleasure to remember summertime visits to see Grandmom. Here is a photo from 1971 taken in the backyard in Williamstown. 52 more words

Craven Family

Most Excellent Majesty: On Mount Greylock

“As the light increased I discovered around me an ocean of mist, which by chance reached up to exactly the base of the tower, and shut out every vestige of the earth, while I was left floating on this fragment of the wreck of the world, on my carved plank in cloudland; a situation which required, no aid from the imagination to render it impressive.”

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Point Gellibrand Heritage Coastal Park

There are plenty of seaplanes and aerial traffic here. Had to keep the quadcopter at a relatively safe altitude of 50m. Quite a few transmission towers here too so keeping the quad talking via wifi to the controller. 71 more words



Williamstown, taken from Hatt Reserve. This beautiful gateway to the Yarra is just 30minutes drive from Tarneit down Kororoit Creek Road. Here there’re loads of large areas for families, off-leash dog parks aplenty, plus you’re sure to get some extraordinary sunsets with the CBD and Port Philip Bay in accompaniment. 51 more words


Customs House

Post Williamstown Open Water Swim burger from Customs House went down a treat.

The beef burger with bacon, egg , beetroot with a nice smattering of cheese and tomato relish.