Saturday, 6 December 2014

Picture This #280 ~ Fences, Gates And Walls

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 Waiting for the Mermaid Parade to start. Metal barricade gates that the NYC Police use for crowd control. This is on Surf Avenue at Coney Island.
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 At Battery Park looking toward New Jersey
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The beautiful cast iron wall on Bow Bridge, Central Park.This is the first cast-iron bridge in the Park (and the second oldest in America) Circa 1859-1875
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Queen Elizabeth Gate, London


6 comments:

  1. the first photo is good, I wonder if the dog enjoyed the parade.the second brings back some memories of New York and a very nice bridge in the third. I think the Queen Eliabeth gate arrived after my time, in memory of the queen mother.

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  2. Hi, Debby, I love that you have two fascinating shots of both the theme prompt and very interesting people. I like the old-fashioned Bow Bridge with a glimpse of a modern building in the background. And beautiful Queen Elizabeth Gate.

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  3. Hi Debby! Very good shots for this week's theme, specially the last one, my favourite...

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  4. Hi Debby!! Wonderful shots for this week's theme. Those metal barricades in the first shot seem to be used in many places. They are common in the UK at big events, too. I like the interesting people behind it, I love that little dog!! Good view from Battery Park to NJ. I was wondering where Joanne would be in relation to that, probably a LOT to the left!! Beautiful shot of Bow Bridge. I wouldn't have guessed the wall was cast-iron if you hadn't said. It's really well-preserved. Nice shot of the QE gate to finish.

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  5. Lovely shots Debby, I especially like the London shot Marci and I stood on that exact spot this Summer!

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  6. Theyr're havint a riot? :D

    Wonderful walk

    Beautiful decorated stonewall

    Truly magnificent ironworks and pillars.

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