Wooden Door And Knocker

This week’s theme is Tantallon Castle, on the Scottish coastline in East Lothian just outside North Berwick. We visited it in September 2010 whilst exploring the coastline north of Berwick upon Tweed, and we were instantly captivated by its wonderful setting on the coast with the backdrop of Bass Rock.

One of the things I love about exploring the (mostly ruined) castles of Britain is when I come across an old-fashioned door like this. Maybe it was too many wood-working classes as a child, but I’m a sucker for admiring wood grain. You can keep your modern, form-fitted plastic world … for real beauty, you can’t beat the look and feel of wood.

Copyright (c) Stuart Herbert. Blog | Twitter | Facebook
Photography: Merthyr Road | Daily Desktop Wallpaper | 25×9 | Twitter.

If you’re reading this in the RSS feed, my original blog post also includes a Google map showing where this photo was taken. Unfortunately I haven’t managed to get the map to appear yet in the RSS feed, so for now you’ll have to click through to my blog if you want to see the map. Sorry.

2 comments »

Latest Photos

The Tap In The Farmhouse
Rusting Machinery
Fence Wire Beside The Path
The Gate Beside The Former Railway Line
The Wooden Gate
Banner On The March: Brexshit
Banner On The March: We Know We Were Lied To ... So Time For A NEW VOTE!
Banner On The March: We ARE The People
Banner On The March: Honk For Our NHS
Banner On The March: Where's Nigel? Trump Says Your March Is Bigger Than Ours!

Categories

Archives

April 2011
S M T W T F S
« Mar   May »
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930