Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,
Deborah
debris4spike

  • Mood:

Brixham


Yesterday I posted pictures of my trip onto The Golden Hind And today there are some pictures of the town of Brixham itself.

It was great to spend the day there - and lovely that even though it had rained while we were travelling there, the sun came out for most of our trip.

Enjoy your trip into one of South Devon's towns -



Brixham

Brixham 

For the non-Brit ... the orange boat is from the R.N.L.I. (Royal National Lifeboat Institution)
Brixham

Brixham 

That beach is full of flat pebbles - would be great to play skimming stones there.
Brixham

A training ship was just arriving -
Brixham

Brixham 

The coffin house reflects Brixham humour: it is coffin-shaped and when a father was asked for the hand in marriage of his daughter, he said he would 'see her in a coffin, before she wed'. The future son-in-law bought the coffin-shaped property, called it the Coffin House, and went back to the father and said 'Your wishes will be met, you will see your daughter in a coffin, the Coffin House'. Amazed by this, the father gave his blessing -
Brixham

The future King William III landed here ... William of Orange
Brixham



Tags: brixham, camera, devon
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 8 comments