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Singapore Sling

Here we are at Raffles doing the obvious tourist thing – having a Singapore Sling (actually we had a burger for lunch as well!).

Posted on October 18, 2011 at 8:07 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos, Places, Singapore

Whats going on here then?

These photos were all taken just over a week before the Singapore Grand Prix.  

Posted on October 10, 2011 at 7:44 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Cars, Photos

Big Bird!

Yippee its holiday time and my wife and I went off to Singapore for a two week holiday visiting family. We booked this in May. Originally, we wanted to book it for the Singapore F1 Grand Prix held in September. Unfortunately getting a flight when we wanted was difficult as they were more or less […]

Posted on September 26, 2011 at 6:45 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos, Planes

A Garden Visitor

There I was washing up and I looked out the kitchen window to see this baby black bird having its tea – so I dashed off to get the camera. It looked as if it could not fly – it did not have any developed tail feathers. At first it was standing in the middle […]

Posted on July 25, 2011 at 6:32 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Birds

Classic Lens Distortion

Here is a photo of Salisbury Cathedral showing lens distortion due to the height of the building.

Posted on May 21, 2011 at 8:23 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos

Last Day

On the last full day of our visit we went to visit USS Intrepid a floating museum entitled the Intrepid Sea Air and Space museum. It mostly displayed post war jet fighters and helicopters and of course a Concorde. As you can see from the photos the weather was glorious, but up on the flight […]

Posted on April 1, 2011 at 7:02 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: New York, Photos, Places, Planes

Railway Adverts

A small collection of railway adverts

Posted on March 30, 2011 at 7:15 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos, Railways

Railway Furniture

A collection of photos of the Bluebell line in March 2011. I really like the signal box on the platform – great for us overgrown schoolboys. We can see what is going on. The original W.H.Smith and Son platform shop is still being used, selling railway literature.  

Posted on March 30, 2011 at 7:10 pm by Trayton · Permalink · 2 Comments
In: Museums, Photos, Steam Engines

What is it….

It’s the Earl of Berkley of course….   I hope to publish some more photos over the next couple of days. I had a bit of luck whilst visiting one of the engine sheds. As it was a big public day they took advantage of lots of visitors and ran sales tables up and down […]

Posted on March 16, 2011 at 9:05 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos, Steam Engines

Boy’s Day Out

Last weekend I had a Boy’s day out with two friends at the Bluebell Line in Sussex attending their ‘Branch Line” day. We had a great time discussing all things mechanical and railway…..

Posted on March 16, 2011 at 8:48 pm by Trayton · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: Photos, Steam Engines