Following My Feet Follow Jeff Bevan across Somerset

Fenny Castle and River Sheppey - Nr Wookey, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3906

Fenny Castle

Fenny Castle Just about recognisable as the remains of a motte and bailey castle Fenny Castle sits in the middle of Wookey Parish in Somerset.    It was already a ruin over 500 years...

Rush - Yarley Fields, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3721

Yarley Fields

Yarley Fields Yarley Fields lies on the south facing slope of Yarley Hill looking over the Somerset Levels, Avalon Marshes and Glastonbury Tor.   The Avalon Marshes website states: They are mainly unimproved grassland...

Yarley Hill - Wookey Parish, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3545

Yarley Hill

Yarley Hill and Tree The picture below is probably the most popular view of Yarley Hill as seen from the Mendip Hills across the Axe Valley covered in mist.   A classic autumn picture.  Standing on its own...

Market Square - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3428

White Wells

With snow covering Somerset I headed to its City of Wells.  In the UK, in order of increasing size, we have hamlets, villages, towns and cities.  Wells is a city because it has a...

Snow Blown - Deerleap, Nr Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 825_2798

Lynchcombe Update

Beast from the East Known as the beast from the east the UK entered the deep freeze just as spring was getting going.  It must have come as a shock to this horse in...

Church of St Matthew in Snow - Wookey, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3501

Snowy Snowdrops Drop

The other day I rushed across to Wookey to catch the sunset behind the church.  I missed the deepest reds running around the footpaths deciding where to stand my tripod.  However, it was a...

Dulcote Fountain - Dulcote, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3327

Dulcote Fountain

The hamlet of Dulcote is a mile south of the City of Wells in Somerset.  It is several well known landmarks but by far the most famous is its unusual fountain. Dulcote Fountain This...

Glastonbury Abbey - Somerset, UK. ID 825_0532

Last Snowdrops

A few days ago I visited Glastonbury Abbey, this is unusual for me as you have to pay to get in.  But I new it had a good collection of snowdrops so it was...

Catkins - Lynchcombe, Somerset, UK. ID 825_2617

Lynchcombe Update

Lynchcombe Spring Spring is arriving at Lynchcombe after a long winter.  Not much happens on this reserve over the winter mouths.  I am volunteer warden here and the past few months have been quite....

Snowdrops - Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 809_9129

Priddy Snowdrops

As the snowdrops loose their white shine down in south Somerset I headed north and high to visit Priddy up in the Mendip Hills in the hope of finding flowers that were behind the...