Monthly Archives: January 2011

India Avenue, Salisbury
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India Avenue, Salisbury

India Avenue runs between Devizes Road and St Gregorys Avenue. I think of the group of roads in this area …Read the Rest

Salisbury in old photos – Silver Street 1955
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Salisbury in old photos – Silver Street 1955

Reproduced courtesy of Francis Frith. I particularly like this photo. It shows a city of pedestrians where cars are just …Read the Rest

Salisbury in old photos – View from Harnham – 1887 and 1906
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Salisbury in old photos – View from Harnham – 1887 and 1906

Two Francis Frith photos in this post, which look as if they’re taken from more-or-less the same spot, near Harnham. …Read the Rest

Ironmonger Row, Salisbury
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Ironmonger Row, Salisbury

Ironmonger Row is a defunct road name – it’s presumably been subsumed within one of the other ‘rows’ around Salisbury …Read the Rest

Salisbury in old photos – Fisherton Street 1955
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Salisbury in old photos – Fisherton Street 1955

Reproduced courtesy of Francis Frith. This is ‘Fishy Street’ looking north. The vantage point is perhaps close to where ‘Dauwalders’ …Read the Rest

Salisbury in old photos – New Canal, 1906
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Salisbury in old photos – New Canal, 1906

Reproduced courtesy of Francis Frith. This is a Francis Frith photo[1] of the New Canal in 1906. It’s probably taken …Read the Rest

Stonehenge Winter Solstice – part 4
Stonehenge

Stonehenge Winter Solstice – part 4

This is the final post in the series on my walk from Salisbury to Stonehenge to Amesbury for the Winter …Read the Rest

Stonehenge Solstice – Winter 2010 – part 3
Stonehenge

Stonehenge Solstice – Winter 2010 – part 3

This post is about the journey back from Stonehenge. We walked back to Amesbury, then got a bus back to …Read the Rest

Stonehenge Solstice – Winter 2010 – part 2
Stonehenge

Stonehenge Solstice – Winter 2010 – part 2

This is the second post about my walk up to Stonehenge for the 2010 winter solstice. At about 7.10 the …Read the Rest