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Friday, 16 October 2020

Geograph - Ben Brooksbank

Geograph Britain & Ireland has the aim of photographically documenting the UK & Eire geographically & in time.   A couple of weeks ago some of Walter Dendy's photos were featured on this blog.   It seems that these were published on Geograph by Ben Brooksbank.

Westoe Lane Station on the SSM&WCR in 1953
(photo by Ben Brooksbank, from Geograph, reproduced under Creative Commons licence)

Ben Brooksbank had a lifelong interest in railways, and published over 9000 photos on Geograph, dated from the 1950s to 2010s.

Replica of Stephenson's North Star at Swindon Works in the 1950s
(photo by Ben Brooksbank, from Geograph, reproduced under Creative Commons licence)

1954 view from Newcastle castle keep across to Greensfield & the quayside end of TR
(photo by Ben Brooksbank, from Geograph, reproduced under Creative Commons licence)

Photos by Ben Brooksbank of HL locos were featured previously on this blog.

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