Archives for May 2010

Bench marks and levelling points

Carved or screwed in to thousands of walls around the country are symbols or devices used for map making before the advent of the global positioning … [Read more...]

Central Hall Methodist Church, Fisher Street, Carlisle

Built in 1922 the Central Methodist Hall in Carlisle closed in 2005. It was opened on April 12th, 1923 by Mr Joseph Rank. The estimated cost of the … [Read more...]

Ghost adverts

Capturing a moment in advertising history, long before neon or lcd computer screens, product adverts were painted on to buildings and walls. In a … [Read more...]

Rosskeen Burial Ground, Scotland

Between the A9 and the Cromarty Firth in the far north of Scotland is the Rosskeen burial ground . Although the church has been disused for many … [Read more...]