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