Category: Bratton Seymour

Spring Flowers

Spring has sprung across Somerset. Flowers are blooming along roadside verges, gardens, parks and nature reserves. Bratton Seymour As we approach the spring equinox I am reminded of the church at Bratton Seymour.  On...

St Nicholas Church - Bratton Seymour, Somerset, England. ID 805_1363

Bratton Seymour

A very cloudy week can be dull and depressing.  Then after a frustrating day at work the drive home was turning into an bad opportunity to mull everything over.  To let these feelings go I...

St Nicholas Church in Spring

Bratton Seymour

The other day the spring equinox dawn was covered in cloud.  Today, as the weather was much better, I returned to the St Nicholas Church a day after the spring equinox. The Rookery Opposite the...

St Nicholas Church in Spring - Bratton Seymour, Somerset

Spring Equinox

Last autumn equinox I photographed Bratton Seymour church near Castle Cary.  Today on the 19th March 2016 I returned to recreate the same image on the spring equinox (one day early).    I choose St Nicholas...

Over the Vale - Bratton Seymour

Jack White’s Gibbet

Jack White was a murderer who was left in a gibbet near Bratton Seymour to starve to death. To ensure people could see the consequences of murder the site is on a ridge with views in both directions....

St Nicholas Church on an Autumn Dawn

Bratton Seymour

The 23rd September was the Autumn Equinox. When the sun rises due east and sets due west for all of us! Since most Somerset churches are aligned east-west I thought it would be a good...