Photographs

 

         
         
       

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Stephen & Simon at Simons wedding in 2007 My 60th party cake from colleagues at Michelin Place of birth Donaghadee, Co.Down Donaghadee harbour and lifeboat Dedication of the new lifeboat at Donaghadee
 
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Ballyholme and then Bangor Bay Dunluce Castle
over 500 years old
Slemish, Ballymena
"St.Patrick was a shepherd here"

Ballyeamon
Red Bay & Scotland
in background
Glenariff
Another of the
"Glens of Antrim"
 
Portstewart Portrush North_Coast Pennyandme Waterfoot
Portstewart
It is a small seaside town neighbouring Portrush
Portrush
On the north coast of Northern Ireland
Portbradden
The name means "port of the Salmon"
Waterfoot
Penny and I on the beach also see in the painting -->
Waterfoot
Sam McLarnon watercolour a gift when I retired
 
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Amelia Earhart
Her 1932 solo transatlantic flight ended in a field of a friends father, these are my friends brothers & sister
I deliver my "new" boat for storage at "Red Bay Boats"  in Cushendall, August 2008 it's kept here when not in use - out fishing "Kilgad Lake"
Since I retired I have taken up fly fishing and spend a lot of time here trying to get the trout to take flies
Cushendun
The bay in the background is
"Red Bay" where I do most of my sea angling
Taken during a visit to Aldergrove Airport and it's military and police aircraft and support facilities
         
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Before Rain...................After Rain
Floods in July 2008
Boat slipway into "Red Bay", with Scotland in the background First day out 2010 - flat calm in Red Bay First of 2010, now looking for something a bit bigger
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Dec 2010
The scenery
Dec 2001
The roads
Dec 2010
Robin
Dec 2010
Blackbird
Dec 2010
Dunnock
 

New
Grandson
(Dec'09)

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Zach on his
first day
Zach
Mum & Dad
Zach meets his
Great-Grandmother
Zach with
uncle Stephen
Zach gets ready for rugby call up
(Mobile pic)
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April 2010 How's this for a smile

His first piece
of toast

His new trike Zach
Mum & Dad
Zachbirthday Zach_Cake Swing_web_sml Zach 18  
Zach is 1 year old His party and the chocolate cake April 2011 June 2011  
 

Nova
Scotia
(PEI & NB)

Canada

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Confederation Bridge
(From NB)
Returning to NS from  PEI Cape Split Peggy's Cove Artists designed various versions for charity
 
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"Picton Castle"
Lunenburg
"Bluenose II"
Refitting
"Bluenose II"
New topmast
"Bluenose II"
Crew explainig
Mahone Bay
 
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Tide out photo............. Tide in photo
See about these tides at Bay of Fundy

"Ann of Green Gables" house Dinner at
"Halls Harbour"
The claw
"Halls Harbour"
 

The Carolinas

USA

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View of the "Chimney Rock" & Lake Lure

View from
Chimney Rock Park

At the top of
Chimney Rock Park
"Smokey Mountain"
view
Oconaluftee
(Cherokee 1750)
A blowpipe dart
 

Georgia

USA

Reb_at_Picketts_Mill Ladies_at_Picketts_Mill Cannon kM Downtown Atlanta
Pickett's Mill
Battlefield
Pickett's Mill
Battlefield
Pickett's Mill
How do I get it home ?
Kennesaw Mountain Driving through
Atlanta
 
Horeseshoe_Crab Whales Seahorses Fish Fish_1
Atlanta Aquarium
Horseshoe Crab
Atlanta Aquarium
Beluga Whale
Atlanta Aquarium
Leafy Sea Dragon
Atlanta Aquarium
Atlanta Aquarium
 

Old Postcards

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Donaghadee Donaghadee Donaghadee Donaghadee Donaghadee
         
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Donaghadee Bangor
Bangor
( No McKee clock)
Bangor
Main Street
Bangor
Main Street
 
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Bangor
Paddle steamer from Belfast
Bangor
(North Pier)
Bangor
High Street
(Ballymagee St.)
Ballyholme,
Bangor (1961)
Ward Park,
Bangor
 
G_Portx1 GPort_web Cockle Row CDall_2_Sml Cushendall
Groomsport Groomsport Groomsport
(Cockle Row)
Cushendall Cushendall
 

Miscellaneous

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Floor at an IT Meeting in SC USA Guess what this is then open photo Flying over
"London Eye"

Not a pretty
sight

 
           
Penny
( 1994-2010)
Penny_Pup Penny_3 Penny Penny_5  
1995 At Home Relaxing What's that !  

 

 

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