Rusting away

I’m just back from the Lake District where I have visited Coniston.

A hundred years ago the area was a hub of activity with many copper mines and slate quarries.

Little now remains except for a few pieces of rusting metalwork, but these make for interesting photographs.

Here are a couple of my images.

Industrial Hertitage 1

Industrial Heritage 2

I thought the partial mono effect added some atmosphere.

About crosbyman66

My aim is to create a photo diary of my walks and my travels. I have two main hobbies, walking and photography and these complement each other. I am a senior citizen, what used to be called an old age pensioner, but I don't feel old. Since retirement I have had more time to pursue my hobbies and the opportunity to travel more. My philosophy now is - Do what you can, while you can. My other interests are fine wines and keeping fit. These may not complement each other but keep me happy.
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1 Response to Rusting away

  1. Tracey says:

    Interesting to see all the remains of the old industry

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