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  • Pumpeparken - Stavern

    Vannposten in Stavern was built in 1792 as a central monument on the square space that today is called "pump park". The park is an old square, surrounded by the garrison barracks, built between 1750 and 1770. These were for housing of officers, governmen…

  • Hamstead colliery memorial

    The memorial was created at Hamstead village in 2008 and there is a small museum display at the local library in the Tanhouse Centre, Great Barr. ------------ On the 4th. March 1908, a fire occurred in the inset near the bottom of the downcast shaft of Ha…

  • Red squirrel

    This little fella sat around long enough for me to get my camera out and get a few photo's before disappearing.


  • Rauanveien

    Afternoon sun doesn't quite reach this piece of road so the snow has stuck to the trees due to the minus temperatures for the last week.

  • Irene and friends

    A colourful little scene at Helgeroa. Sun was peeping through the heavy clouds.

  • Sti for øye - Wolf

    Ulvene Sally Mathews Billedhogger/Billedkunstner Born 1964, Wales stiforoye.no/ It's the the way of designing sculptures that differentiates Sally Matthews from others. She is the daughter of a veterinarian, and integrates animal sculptures in nature. I…


  • Hedrum gravhaugene_Pano

    Hedrum burial mounds Location: The burial mounds at Hedrum church are visible from both sides of the river. It is typical that burial ground were often along roads and transport routes and near Iron Age farms. There are 30 grave mounds here. In early Chr…

  • Coombe Hill Monument - Second Boer War

    For most of human history, war memorials were erected to commemorate great victories; remembering the dead was a secondary concern. Coombe Hill Monument is one of the first and largest examples of a war memorial erected to honour the names of individual m…

  • Crossed wires

    Just trying to do something a bit 'arty' for once.


  • Treungen kirke

    Treungen church located in Treungen parish in Vest-Telemark rural deanery. The timber church was consecrated on 25 March 1863 and has seating for 250. The altarpiece, baptismal font, communion silver and church bells dating from the 1750s come from the…

  • Treungen kirke

    Treungen church located in Treungen parish in Vest-Telemark rural deanery. The timber church was consecrated on 25 March 1863 and has seating for 250. The altarpiece, baptismal font, communion silver and church bells dating from the 1750s come from the…

  • Kjerringfossen - Gautafall



  • Stålaker quarry_Panorama

    4 photo's corrected using DxO Pro 10 then stitched together using PSE11 to make this panoramic photo. ------------------------------------- Lundhs Marina is extracted from quarry no 15, Stålaker. Lundhs Marina is characterised by large steel-blue feldspa…

  • Svarstad kirke

    The first church here was built about 1000. The second church was a stave church from the time around 1200 and erected as parish church for Svarstad parish. Burned down in 1392. The third church, consecrated in 1395 to St. Olav. Demolished in 1656. The cu…

  • Colourful rocks

    I just liked the colours and shapes of this bit here. A long walk from the parking place out to here. Behind me is a lovely and very popular sandy beach at Engebukta.


  • Rørholtfjorden_Pano

    This water is known far beyond its borders, among freshwater biologists and limnologer. Rørholt fjord is a merometic lake, that is, the bottom layer of water is stagnant. In this case, it consists of old seawater, presumably from land rise after the last…

  • Rørholdt gravplass

    Lovely little chapel in the middle of nowhere. I've never seen one like this before. It's built on 'legs' much like a stabbur. The fence and gate look to be very recent. My search for more info about it has proved fruitless. All I have found is a list of…

  • Slow worm (Norsk - Stålorm)

    The Anguis fragilis, or slow worm, is a limbless lizard native to Eurasia. It is sometimes called a blind-worm. Slow worms are semifossorial (burrowing) lizards, spending much of the time hiding underneath objects. The skin of slow worms is smooth with sc…


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