Just some places …

… the bikes have taken me in the last few days in search of images.  The old rolling stock being put to an agricultural use sits in a field above Allendale.  Thorneyburn is way over yonder in the minor key – between Bellingham and Kielder.  Linnels Bridge and the Mill are on the road between Hexham and Slaley.  The transport for most of this can be seen in the last.  What an unpredictable summer it has been.

Old rolling stock

The gates at Thorneyburn

A cross at Thorneyburn

The Mill at Linnels Bridge

Linnels Bridge

Above Allendale and Catton



  1. jelleybaby · 19 Days Ago

    I really do need to get out more, great images as always.

  2. Pit · 19 Days Ago

    I love the picture of the mill: such a tranquil scene!

    • northumbrianlight · 19 Days Ago

      Many thanks Pit – trust you are having a good summer. Very up and down weather here – one minute blazing sunshine, the next thundery downpours 😦

      • Pit · 19 Days Ago

        It’s basically been the usual weather hereabouts. Maybe not quite as hot and humid as last year, but still best to bear inside with the air-conditioning going.

  3. Sue · 19 Days Ago

    Love that old mill, Robin

    • northumbrianlight · 18 Days Ago

      Me too – has something of Constable about it 🙂 Hope all is well, Sue

      • Sue · 18 Days Ago

        I plod along, Robin!

  4. J.D. Riso · 15 Days Ago

    It’s so good to see a post from you, Robin. I haven’t been around either. It has indeed been an unpredictable summer…

    • northumbrianlight · 14 Days Ago

      Good to hear from you, Julie. I have been enjoying your Instagram posts – your summer looks much better than ours. I am making progress with the book sequel which is also occupying much of my time – I trust you are making similar progress. All the best, R

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