0 Likes

Topsham Slipway
England

Topsham is a small town located on the outskirts of Exeter and is steeped in history dating back as far as Roman times.

It is no longer a working port, its river traffic now almost exclusively leisure craft. There are endless relics of its wealthy past, not least the Dutch gables on the front of many properties, indicating the importance that this area once played in international trading.

The slipway on Ferry Road is a favourite for feeding the ducks or just watching the tide glide slowly in and out.

Copyright: Tom hurley
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Chargée: 13/09/2009
Mis à jour: 22/02/2012
Affichages ::

...


Tags: topsham; exeter; devon; church; steps; ferry road; slipway; river exe; exe; river; marina; ships; boats; ribs
comments powered by Disqus

Tom Hurley
Topsham Church Steps
Tom Hurley
Topsham Quayside
Tom Hurley
Double Locks Deck Exeter
Tom Hurley
Double Locks Exeter
Peter Stephens
Devon Air Ambulance Helicopter Cockpit
Tom Hurley
Trews Weir Exeter
Tom Hurley
Canal Entrance Exeter
Tom Hurley
Exeter Canal Entrance
Tom Hurley
Exeter Quayside
Tom Hurley
Cricklepit Bridge Exeter
Markus Matern
Pedestrian Bridge
Peter Stephens
Exeter Customs House
Rubens Cardia
Ships at Beach - Farol de São Tomé - RJ
John Wood
Paddy's Haircut
Paolo e Mauro Mattiello
Remains of a nuragic hut (nuragic civilization, 18th - 2nd cent. BC)
Paolo e Mauro Mattiello
Calasetta, lighthouse and S.Pietro island at sunset
Jeffrey Martin
Field of Yellow Flowers
Beata Kuckovska
Sunset in Kezmarok
made Pasuatmadi
Aerial Monument Bajra Sandhi Bali
Salma ElDardiry
Ramesses the Sixth Burial Chamber
Ivan Khimin
Kievskiy Pano 1 Copy Cube 0 Equi
jacky cheng
Dunhuang Mt. Mingsha-1a
Kay F. Jahnke
Viewpoint above Forcola - 2
jacky cheng
Lhasa god of medicine mountain looks at the scenery Taiwan
Tom Hurley
Exeter Cathedral Organ
Tom Hurley
Exeter Phoenix Mixing Desks
Tom Hurley
Beautiful Days Arena - Gong Performing Live On Stage
Tom Hurley
Charleston Waterfront, South Carolina
Tom Hurley
Mamhead Slipway, Exmouth, Devon
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Seafront - Snowy Zebra Crossing
Tom Hurley
Top of the Hill Restaurant and Brewery, Chapel Hill, NC
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Cockle Sands
Tom Hurley
Haldon Belvedere Grounds
Tom Hurley
Exmouth Manor Gardens
Tom Hurley
Hyatt Key West Spa and Resort
Tom Hurley
The Statue at Standin' On The Corner Park, Winslow, Arizona
More About Europe

Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights. In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. Text by Steve Smith.