More of a journey than a gateway

I have been scraping our rusty and paint-flaked garden gate. This gate dates back to 1880, the same date as our house. I wonder how many folk have opened and … Continue reading More of a journey than a gateway

‘I left this world’

John Mackenzie Bacon [1846 – 1904]. Rev John Bacon spent 10 years at Cambridge University (1865-1875), whilst there witnessed aballoon ascent – and vowed to make one at sometime. For … Continue reading ‘I left this world’

‘at 3 o’clock in the afternoon’