52/2013 Week 48

This week I was on the Dee Estuary, English side. The River Dee flows through the estuary, which at it’s widest point is several miles wide. The estuary opens into Liverpool Bay and forms the boundary between the Wirral Peninsula in north-west England and Flintshire in north-east Wales. The estuary is a major wildlife area... Continue Reading →

The Duke of Lancaster is a railway steamer passenger ship that operated in Europe from 1956 to 1979, and is currently beached near Mostyn Docks, on the River Dee, north-east Wales.. However the latest Wikipedia entry says the ship has been painted completely black and has left the mooring. I only live about 20 minutes away so I need to go... Continue Reading →

Weekly Photo Challenge: Possibility

The Duke of Lancaster is a railway steamer passenger ship that operated in Europe from 1956 to 1979, and is currently beached near Mostyn Docks, on the River Dee, north-east Wales. The Lancaster was sold to Liverpool based company Empirewise Ltd, who intended her to be used as a static leisure centre and market. She arrived at her new home at Llanerch-y-Mor, near Mostyn, on 10... Continue Reading →

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