Priddy White

Church of St Lawrence - Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5107

Church of St Lawrence – Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5107

Mendip Snow

Along Pelting Drove, the road to Priddy from Wells, is this fence.  Fences are rare here as the fields are divided by beautiful dry-stone walls.  But this fence is so long it disappears to a dot in the distance.

Priddy in Snow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_4841

Priddy in Snow – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_4841

I have photographed this kink in the wall near Priddy – but never looking so white.

Kink in the Wall - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5025

Kink in the Wall – Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5025

Priddy is famous for this stack of hurdles on the village green.

Hurdles in Snow - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5104

Hurdles in Snow – Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5104

The snow made brilliant patterns on this bench next to the green.

Bench on the green - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5210

Bench on the green – Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5210

Families play in the snow above the village.

Priddy in Snow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5259

Priddy in Snow – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5259

In this weather the pictures look almost black and white.

Priddy in Snow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5234

Priddy in Snow – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5234

The wind was blowing hard passed these trees next to a dip in the wall.

Snow - Fields near Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5499

Snow – Fields near Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5499

All around the Mendip Hills the landscape was white.

Priddy in Snow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5180

Priddy in Snow – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5180

And Finally…

The wind and snow was so dramatic I had to make a video.  I was so cold, and the wind so strong, it was hard to face into the snow.  No chance of using a tripod – it would have disappeared down the fields.

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