0 Likes

Sandbanks Chain Ferry, Poole
England
The narrow entrance to Poole Harbour is linked by a chain ferry operated by the grandly-named Bournemouth-Swanage Motor Road and Ferry Company. The short crossing between Sandbanks and Shell Bay saves a 25-mile round trip between Poole and Swanage.
Copyright: Gary Davies
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11948x5974
Uploaded: 07/12/2013
Atualizado: 15/04/2014
Visitas:

...


Tags: chain; ferry; harbour; crossing; sandbanks; bramble bush bay; poole; dorset
  • Gary Davies 10 months ago
    Big harbour, small ships!
  • Mike Francis about 1 year ago
    Nice! Brings back memories!
  • comments powered by Disqus

    Al Dunn
    Sandbanks Ferry in Poole
    Gary Davies
    Brownsea Castle, Poole Harbour
    Victor Orlovsky
    Dorset. Pool. Shell Bay. Sunset In Lilliput
    Victor Orlovsky
    Dorset. Pool. Shell Bay
    Al Dunn
    Sandbanks Beach View
    Sophie Morse
    Sunset over Evening Hill
    Al Dunn
    Brownsea Island from Baiter Park, UK
    Sophie Morse
    View across Poole Harbour from the Quayside Apartments.
    Al Dunn
    Poole Docks View, UK
    Sophie Morse
    Poole Quay
    Sophie Morse
    Poole old town with the Guildhall
    Sophie Morse
    Poole Old Town
    Ernest Tshagharyan
    The monastery of Geghard Armenia
    Christos Tsekas
    Amvrakikos Gulf
    Daniel Nuevo
    Zoco de Artesanos Cordoba
    Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
    House of Poems
    Lachlan Murray
    WaterFall GoldCoast Queensland
    Alexander Pauli
    Wcnc seefeld 2013 skispringen
    Aaron Priest
    Stargazing: Orion and Jupiter
    Malinnikov Ruslan
    The largest statue of Buddha nirvana Vietnam (Thị trấn Thuận Nam)
    Panorama Llama
    Sunset near Campo
    Günther Roth
    130123 0003 4 5 oswaldhoehle
    Zoran Trost
    Burano, Fondamenta della Giudecca
    Roger Berry
    Sonepur Mela, Washing Elephants
    Gary Davies
    Cadiz Cathedral, Cadiz
    Gary Davies
    Minster Church of St. Cuthburga, Wimborne Minster
    Gary Davies
    Escalera de la Reina, Alicante
    Gary Davies
    HMS Alliance fwd torpedo room
    Gary Davies
    Plaza de Espana, Cadiz
    Gary Davies
    MV Loch Ranza, Tayinloan, Scotland
    Gary Davies
    Bridge Deck lounge, MV Minerva
    Gary Davies
    Hippocrates Square, Old Town, Rhodes
    Gary Davies
    Pedro IV Square, Lisbon
    Gary Davies
    Sede degli Augustali, Herculaneum, Italy
    Gary Davies
    Western Docks, Port of Southampton
    Gary Davies
    Wheeler Bar, MV Minerva
    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.