Bamburgh Castle ~ final part


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More bits and bobs from inside the castle

Oriental vases

Pewter Jug

Upholstery

Mirror

Serious chains!

More serious chains and some sort of buffalo/cow/bull thing’s head

The Laundry room

Oh K

Windows

And that’s the end of our visit to Bamburgh Castle, but just down the road, on our way home we saw a field of huge poppies, so had to stop and take some shots, in the rain of course.

Bigger than Sophie’s hand

Next time we finally get to the Farne Islands again for Puffins and Seals ๐Ÿ™‚

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20 comments

  1. I love your camera a lot more than mine. Wonderful work.

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  2. Nice poppies, FR. And that ‘Dutch School’ mirror is wonderful.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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  3. Nice series altogether . . . one day, maybe, I’ll see a real castle. I really want that mirror. Can you steal it for me?

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  4. Your photos of the grand scale and ancient building are…well “grand”. However, I am glad you took the time in this post to include the intimate features that tie everything together.

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  5. It’s hard to imagine living in a place like Bamburgh castle. You have really captured the life and atmosphere from another time frame in these images. Even if it’s “only” objects you have photographed, I feel the presents of those who once lived there in your photos.

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  6. The mirror… I never thought I would see in reality a mirror like the one in Jan Van Eyck’s Arnolfini portrait. In contrast with the elegant austeriy of the castle the almost wild poppies look quite happy. ^_^

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  7. I wish we had more poppies here in the States. You see a few now and then, but nothing like over there!

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  8. Who would have thought that they had to worry about shop lifters in a place like that! I’m guessing the bison was the last one to get caught and served as a warning to others.

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  9. I love the detail in the upholstery photo.

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