Category: Landscape


Old Stileway Farm

Spillway without Starlings again.  Not sure where they went, but they were not here.  Instead a series of pictures around the farm.

Holy Thorn Tree

Glastonbury’s Holy Thorn

According to legend, the Holy Thorn tree at Glastonbury sprung from the staff of Joseph of Arimathea, or was it planted by the council in 1951?  Either way it was a local landmark until someone...

No.1 Crab Tree Drove

No.1 Crab Tree Drove

I kept passing No.1 Crab Tree Drove, Glastonbury, each day travelling back and forth to the Starlings.  I idea of a small caravan in the middle of a massive field on the levels appealed...

Tor Sunset - Glastonbury, Somerset UK. ID JB5_0063

2012 in Review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,400 times in...

The Tor in the mist - Somerset, UK. ID JB5_5069

The Mists of Avalon

The winter has arrived bringing a brief flurry of snow last week.  This week a clear evening brought a morning mist over Avalon and the Somerset Levels towards Glastonbury Tor.  The images were taken...

Early Snow - Priddy Mineries, Somerset, UK. ID JB5_4832

Early Snow in Somerset

Only a couple of days into November and a very early snowfall covers parts of Somerset around the Mendip Hills. It was a warm day and I went for a run in the morning....

Autumn leaves fall

The Deerleap Tree has little time to show its autumn colours. Sitting on top of a windy hill its leaves soon blow away.