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This scene shows a wounded tiger turning and attacking his pursuers. The incident is described in ‘Sport in Many Lands’, a book written by H. A. L (Henry Astbury Leveson) ‘The Old Shekarry’, one of the most famous game hunters of Victorian times.
Levison served in the Indian army from 1845 to 1854 and returned on [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Mar 20th 2019

Cross the meadow and the stream and listen as the peaceful water brings peace upon your soul.
Maximillian Degenerez

12 Comments CherryPie on Mar 18th 2019

Baitings Reservoir is a large water supply reservoir operated by Yorkshire Water close to Ripponden in the West Yorkshire Pennines. It lies in the valley of the River Ryburn and is the higher of two reservoirs built to supply Wakefield with water and was completed in 1956.[1] The lower reservoir is Ryburn Reservoir.

12 Comments CherryPie on Mar 12th 2019

The sunrise, of course, doesn’t care if we watch it or not. It will keep on being beautiful, even if no one bothers to look at it.
Gene Amole

12 Comments CherryPie on Mar 10th 2019

Unusually for us we set off more or less on time, taking a leisurely drive and, despite the motorway being tedious with its 50 mile per hour speed limit, arrived near Halifax just in time for lunch. We enjoyed lunch in a cafe by Sowerby Bridge railway station. Many of the savoury options were listed [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Mar 5th 2019

I have only just got round to organising and editing my photographs from my recent Valentines break at Shibden Mill in Yorkshire.

My holiday anecdotes are coming soon, but for now enjoy our room with a patio.

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 27th 2019

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
Rabindranath Tagore

12 Comments CherryPie on Feb 17th 2019

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