Getting acquainted with Sir Isaac Newton

Today’s guest picture comes from ex Archive Group member Ken. He visited Cragside and found a splendid Archimedes screw. The Archimedes screw is a 17m long galvanised turbine weighing several tonnes. Last year, it produced 21,000kwh, providing Cragside with around 4% of its electricity. I intended to go cycling today, starting as early as possible.Continue reading “Getting acquainted with Sir Isaac Newton”

Garglepedal

Today’s guest picture is another from my sister Mary.  Yesterday she sent me a very nice picture of the Serpentine in Hyde Park and today she has surpassed it with a shot of the pond in Regent’s Park. It was yet another in what seems like an endless run of grey, cloudy days here butContinue reading “Garglepedal”