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Weekly Photo Challenge - Early Bird

Occasionally I find the photo challenges quite difficult, maybe through lack of time or interest or both! This week was also a bit of a touchy subject for me, let me explain. 423 more words


UK: Demolition of Banbury steam factory pursued in spite of English Heritage objection

“English Heritage (EH) has stepped into the row over one of Banbury’s historic sites and called for demolition plans to be scrapped.”

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Ireland: Farnaught Lime Kiln

South Leitrim and in particular the areas of Mohill and Gortletteragh celebrated its industrial heritage last Thursday with the opening of the newly renovated Farnaught Lime Kiln on the grounds of the Lough Rynn estate.

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USA: Virginia Museum of Transportation's Triumphant Return of J 611 Steam Locomotive

“For nearly 20 years she’s sat silent, but on Saturday, May 30, the Norfolk & Western Class J 611™ Steam Passenger Locomotive, the most powerful steam passenger locomotive ever built, will triumphantly return to her…” 8 more words

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