SPANNING THE CENTURIES

“A level-crossing system …” In a recent blog – ‘Melton to Oakham’ – I outlined my account of the construction of Melton Mowbray’s railway road-bridge which today straddles the Leicester to Peterborough railway line and the River Eye – both are in close proximity – conveying the A606 road out of the town to our […]

ALL FOR THE LOVE OF A FAIR LADY

‘Google’ problems have caused me the loss of illustrations to this post.  I am currently doing a re-write and renovation job for the near future. PART I – THE BALDOCKS OF CRAVEN LODGE An Unwelcome Visitor to the Lodge! As you might well be aware by now, the rejuvenated Craven Lodge which sits opposite my […]