‘Was exceedingly grand and terrific’

I came across this sketch of Rawyards Cotton Mill, Airdrie in the SCRAN archives. The way the sketch has been drawn, and the pattern of the windows, reminded me of … Continue reading ‘Was exceedingly grand and terrific’

The Dark Flower

A WWI Officers Library: ‘The Library is OPEN, but there is only ONE book!’ ‘The Dark Flower’ by John Galsworthy

Scattered with derelict concrete boxes

I could not have made this film without this wonderful website by Richard Edkins Image credits: CANMORE archive Music credits: (1) Never Forget – Lucas King (2) Exit Music – … Continue reading Scattered with derelict concrete boxes

Eagle and Henderson

One of my obessesions is with gates and gateways. The above gateway was designed in the 1840s for the Leith Walk Nursery of Eagle and Henderson: Eagle and Henderson called … Continue reading Eagle and Henderson