A few random snapshots

Former railway water tower in Kennington, centrepiece of a planned housing estate.

Former railway water tower in Kennington, centrepiece of a planned housing estate.

St Peter's, the floating church. They do a good service generally, but I hear the burials aren't great.
St Peter’s, the floating church. They do a good service generally, but I hear the burials aren’t great.
The boat with the red funnel in this terrible photo is the steam tug Portwey. It used to be moored at the West India Dock, but due to Crossrail work and related navigational difficulties it's now at South Quay. I found it by chance.
The boat with the red funnel in this terrible photo is the steam tug Portwey. It used to be moored at the West India Dock, but due to Crossrail work and related navigational difficulties it’s now at South Quay. I found it by chance.
The Isle of Dogs. One Canada Square at the centre. I find this place a bit soulless.

The Isle of Dogs. One Canada Square at the centre. I find this place a bit soulless.

Great Western Railway bench, preserved in Windsor

Great Western Railway bench, preserved in Windsor

Dammit, Eton, why couldn't you think of a better name for your school? One that doesn't imply molestation, for a start.

Dammit, Eton, why couldn't you think of a better name for your school? One that doesn't imply molestation, for a start.

How rich is Eton? They have neo-classical pillar boxes, that's how rich Eton is.

How rich is Eton? They have neo-classical pillar boxes, that's how rich Eton is.

Portobello Road Market, 2.30am

Portobello Road Market, 2.30am

And again

And again

Charing Cross Station, almost deserted

Charing Cross Station, almost deserted

Frosty park, Colliers Wood

Frosty park, Colliers Wood

Derelict buildings, Southwark

Derelict buildings, Southwark

Amphibious tour vehicles. The one on the left is called Titania. Is it wrong that I want to break in and change that last letter to a C?

Amphibious tour vehicles. The one on the left is called Titania. Is it wrong that I want to break in and change that last letter to a C?

Masturbating smurf, Waterloo

Masturbating smurf, Waterloo

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One response to “A few random snapshots

  1. Got to love the Porny School. No, I mean it, you’ve GOT to love it. It’s what they do there.

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