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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 23 Sep 2019, 20:47

Part Three
continuing. We've driven out to East Quantoxhead, and are going to walk down to some of my favourite coast

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Amber Waves

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Meadow Sweet

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Materials

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Village Pond

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Go Figure

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Golden

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Blue Horizon

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 26 Sep 2019, 21:41

A series from an afternoon in mid-July at the haven of geological wonders that is East Quantoxhead, where the Quantocks tumble into the Bristol Channel.

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Layers

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Westward

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Eastward

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Upward

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Rock Jenga

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Denizen
Took this with a telephoto because I couldn't work out what the bird was. I still can't

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 26 Sep 2019, 21:44

Part Two

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Contractual Obligation I

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Contractual Obligation II

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Gone Fishing

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Balance

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Smoothe

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Wales Across the Water

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 26 Sep 2019, 21:53

Part Three

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Con Trail

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The Green Tractor

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Erosion

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Paddling

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Going Up

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Junction with Ammonite Sigil

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Towards Kilve

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Parting the Waves

Back when I can
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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 02 Oct 2019, 21:40

Still in July this year.

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Sandwich

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Over the Garden Gate
East Quantoxhead

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Gunnera
Likewise

Rather than go home to a building site, decided to get a hotel room at the big village/small town of Williton, just inland. These from an evening walk

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Implement Agents
Wonderful agricultural/hardware store

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Tumbling

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Agnus Dei

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Cottage Garden

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 02 Oct 2019, 21:42

Part Two
Next morning, back to base

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Carpets Come

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Red Room

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Feast
Treating myself to a sit-down meal at the Gurkha 3 in Station Road. It was marvelous:veg dhansak, mushroom rice, 'banta' (wonderful Nepalese aubergine dish)

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Crucible/Molten Sky

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Raised Bed
Some bedding plants and a few dahlias brought over in the car

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 02 Oct 2019, 21:43

Part Three
Brief return to Sandford, and what turned out to be a last walk on the Cardiac Hill/Shaky Bridge/Upton Hellions route with His Scrapness

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Overgrown
The style at the bottom of Cardiac Hill

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Trucking

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Thistly

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Northlake

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Mill Garden

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Recession. Goodbye to the Creedy Widger

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 07 Oct 2019, 20:32

The long goodbye continues in the last third of July.

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Downhill All the Way

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When Camo Colouring Doesn't Work

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Comma

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Cap'n

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Hulk Among the Lupins

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Visiting the Howards

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Hocks

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Whites

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 07 Oct 2019, 20:33

Part Two

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Rosa Mundi

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Coming Home

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Happiness

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The Summer Game...
Devon vs Wilts in a Minor Counties thriller at Sandford

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Quack

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Cob

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Off-Message

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 07 Oct 2019, 20:35

Part Three
Last days of the garden before the big move of plants on 24 July

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Front

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Once Was Glade

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The Usual Suspects
All lined up and waiting to load

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Tucked Away

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Loading the Fig
Hampered by camera being on wrong setting, and a bit of rain.

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 13 Oct 2019, 19:47

24 July and aftermath in Taunton.

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Waiting

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Arrival

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Side Garden

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Settling In

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 13 Oct 2019, 19:49

Part Two
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Inspecting the Troops

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Summer Bedding

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New View

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From Above

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Little Limes

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 13 Oct 2019, 19:50

Part Three
Back in Devon for a bit

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The Count

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The No-Account

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One Hock

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From HK to SF

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Ape and Ogress

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Pose

Next time, the last of July and on into August. Woot
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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:06

Begin today with the last of July in Taunton. We moved the furniture (most of it) on 30 July

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The Southern Aspect

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Agapanthus

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First Fruits

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Moved

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Path

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Arch
Longrun Meadow

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:09

Part Two

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Kids Today...
When I were a bairn, we had a ten foot slide, four swings and a seesaw on tarmac, and we were grateful...
Victoria Park, Taunton

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Annuals and Dahlias
Back home

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In the Night Garden

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Getting Figgy With It

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Lily Not Pink

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Blues in the Night

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:10

Part Three

The first week of August was horrible, most of it spent in Sandford, or traveling to and from it. The experience destroyed my sense of belonging to that place utterly. I haven't been back, and at the moment feel I never will, although things always change.

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Look Out, There's a Monster Coming

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"I'm GOIng IN!"

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Discretion the Better Part of Valour
All three last visit to Creedy Beech

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Furlongs

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Iconic

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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:12

ooops
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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:14

and more oopsy
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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 19 Oct 2019, 20:15

Part Four
Continuing in Sandford

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Playing Possum
Elvis is confused

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The Natural Disorder Restored
With extra Kizzy

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On the Move

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Goodbye to All That

Next time, in Taunton to stay
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Re: Ray's Photos

Postby Rayge » 22 Oct 2019, 20:53

August 9, back in Somerset, getting used to having just one residence again.

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The French Weir
One thing that Taunton has in abundance are waterways: not just the Tone and its tributaries, but canals also. The French Weir is the beginning of the Taunton Navigation.

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Checking the Depth
It's a damn sight deeper than the Creedy

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Paddling

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Chains

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Blue and White
Hortense finds a new home in the bedroom

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Heritage
A hoarding round a development site has been painted with symbols of Somerset: here it's Glastonbury Tor, and below the Willow Man
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Striding Out

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