Memories of various trips to England have been popping up on Facebook. I am ready to visit again.
Street scene, with the Cathedral west porch behind.
Shard, from Tate Modern.
2005. In front of Kensington Palace on a Thanksgiving Break trip to London.
At the hotel.
A field of poppies, viewed from the train to Cambridge.
On the way home.
A Greenwich street scene.
The research reading room at the Royal School for Music in London.
St. Paul’s Cathedral in the distance.
At the Elgar Birthplace Museum outside of Worcester.
London Metropolitan Fire Brigade, by our hotel.
Aboard the Cutty Sark.
My first and so far only London beer this trip.
Norman tower on a Gothic cathedral.
Tower Bridge at dusk.
At the Tower.
At Wells Cathedral.
The Clock Tower, from the Thames.
At Stonehenge, 13 July 2013.
Apparently the water table is high in Truro, since water was running in stone gutters all over town.
At Michael’s grave in July 2013, Twigworth Church, Gloucestershire.
The tower at Gloucester Cathedral.
JC by the River Severn, Gloucester.
The Clock Tower, etc.
With Ramelle Sarna.
Howells, Vaughan Williams, and Stanford, all together in eternal rest at Westminster Abbey.
Astride the Prime Meridian, one foot in the Western Hemisphere, the other not.
A bee, and white lavender, in the cloister herb garden.
JC after Evensong at King’s College Cambridge.
The church from the lych gate.
Fish & chips from a market stall.
From the church yard.
The District Line train, arriving at Kew.
HM the Queen and others of the royal family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.
Elgar lived here as a boy.
Northwest of London.
JC in front of Buckingham Palace before the royal appearance.
A PERFECT English breakfast.
Flowers in The Shard, 60+ floors up.
At Shakespeare’s birthplace.
1997. At St. George’s Windsor, England, preparing for an Evensong. That’s me at left center with my arms crossed, standing at the foot of the aisle.
The cathedral spire is notable everywhere in town.
With John Schaefer and George Emblom, Worcester Cathedral.
Looking toward Westminster.
The Herbert Howells window in the Lady Chapel, Gloucester Cathedral.