Our last visit to a stone circle seems to be many moons ago so it was nice to get up on the hills in Cumbria and see the second largest stone circle in the United Kingdom. The whole structure is a circle with a diameter of around 140 metres. Named Long Meg and her daughters … Continue reading Long Meg and her Daughters. The Second Largest Stone Circle in the United Kingdom / David Hopcroft
Rufford Old Hall in Lancashire. A Spring outing to a home built in the 16th Century for Sir Robert Hesketh and later additions in the 17th Century. There is a story that Shakespeare may once have performed in the Great Hall.Original Tudor part of house with the Great Hall
Windermere England's largest freshwater lake. The bottom of the lake is below sea level and the scenery around largely the result of past glaciation of the area. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10215562585125006&type=3
Rivington is a small village and civil parish of the Borough of Chorley, Lancashire, England. #wikipedia
Good company on a quiet walk 🙂 The 'valley of desolation' at Bolton Abbey. Follow David via Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/1451365363/posts/10215677719443292/
I retired from Florida State College in 2011 and now live in Burnley, England. My aim in travel is to visit as many European countries as possible. I enjoy experiencing different cultures, new sights, museums and art galleries, and of course the sunshine! I also write poetry and paint.
I first started recording many images from travels when digital cameras allowed mass storage. At that time I would also produce notes from each trip. More recently I have been adding to my records with sketches and simple painting. Montenegro is a treasure trove for any artist. Budva has an interesting sculpture, much photographed, often … Continue reading The Ballerina at Budva | David Hopcroft
David Hopcroft in Budva, Montenegro https://www.facebook.com/david.hopcroft.9/posts/10213544656718057