070301.Newton-St. Low, THEME DAY: “Men at Work:” Life in a Crew Shell

March 1, 2007 at 1:12 AM | Posted in Architecture, Bridges, Corston, countryside, Fishing, Light and Shadow, Mansion, Newbridge, Newton St. Loe, people, Reflection, river, River Avon, Riverboats, Ships, somerset, Trees, Vaults, Waterfront | 7 Comments

070204.30.Somset.Newton St. Loe.River Avon
-Lady’s (above) and Men’s (below) crew teams (I want to give even representation to both sexes.)-
OK, so people apparently like not having any buildings posted for a change. I figure since most of the audience for this blog are folks not completely consumed by historical buildings but are from around here who have since moved away or people who once vacationed here and in both cases want to see some of the good “home-time” scenes. Hopefully these qualify. I aim to please the people. I must mention to please take note of the New Bridge, which defines the connection between the fields of Newton St. Low and Newbridge section of Bath. 070204.09.Somset.Bath.LowerWeston.New Bridge070204.15.Somset.Bath.LowerWeston.New Bridge
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070204.37.Somset.Corston looking toward Kelston
The abovbe photo is from neighbouring Corston, Somerset — just farther along the River Avon on its way to Bristol. Below is the sheep pasture of Newton-St. Low, which has a village center that I have yet to get to.
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  1. Nicely done James, good shots.

  2. The first one’s particularly good (which I’m sure you know- that’s why it’s first). Nice people-photographs! Is it a UK thing to call rivers with the river part first? Like “the River Avon” instead of “the Avon River?”

    P.S. If you scroll down all the way, in the very bottom of this window, in the lower left-hand corner… there is a tiny tiny smiley face. DUDE.

  3. Hey, great thinking. I was actually going to post a “Woman At Work” shot (just to be contrary), but loved my teppanyaki shot anyway!

  4. lovely relaxing [for the watchers not the crews] photos — a nice change from the roadmenders at other theme-posts.

  5. superbe idee, comme theme. j’ai essaye une annee de faire de l’aviron, dur tres tres dur, pas tenu.
    Belles photos, bravo

    superb idea, like topic. I have try one year to make oar, hard very very hard, not held. Beautiful photographs, cheer

  6. Amazing shots Mr. J, people-pleaser you! And SUN! Ahhhhhhhh…but are these cheater snaps? There really ISN’T sun in BATH is there? Still miss it! 😉 xo

  7. lovely pics dude! and how pc to include both!


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