Tag : History

Power Plant X, Luxembourg

Powerplant X, Abandoned Power Station, Luxembourg

An old power plant on a steel works in Luxembourg with a rare example of a classic gas engine alternator

Kellingley Colliery Coal Mine, Yorkshire

Kellingley Colliery, Yorkshire, UK

Kellingley Colliery was the last deep-level coal mine in the UK. It’s closure in December 2015 marked an end for the UK coal industry.

The Revolution - Kiev, Ukraine

The Revolution of Ukraine – Kiev Protests

On a recent trip to Ukraine I witnessed the protests currently taking place in Independence Square, Kiev, and the aftermath of the riots which still remain.

St John’s Hospital aka County Pauper Lunatic Asylum, Lincoln

St John’s Hospital aka County Pauper Lunatic Asylum, Lincoln

St John’s Asylum in Bracebridge Heath was a mental asylum built in 1852. The grand Italian style building is now a shell of its former greatness.