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Richard Witham's Snapshots

  1. Entrance

    Snapshot Title: Entrance
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Main entrance to Bowes Museum



  2. Entrance to museum

    Snapshot Title: Entrance to museum
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Main entrance to Bowes Museum



  3. Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell

    Snapshot Title: Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Keswick and Derwent Valley from Latrigg Version 2
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    View looking north from Latrigg



  4. falls

    Snapshot Title: falls
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Low Force, Upper Teesdale
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Low Force



  5. Detail

    Snapshot Title: Detail
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Eggleston Abbey near Barnard Castle
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Eggelston Abbey



  6. Doorway

    Snapshot Title: Doorway
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Eggleston Abbey near Barnard Castle
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Eggleston Abbey



  7. Cliff Railway

    Snapshot Title: Cliff Railway
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Saltburn Pier
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    This 63 metre railway is powered by filling water tanks on passenger cages on alternate tracks. The cage then descends by gravity with a brakeman to control the speed of descent.



  8. Redcar Steelworks

    Snapshot Title: Redcar Steelworks
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Saltburn Pier
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    The steelworks have recently changed ownership and due to re-commence operation mid-2011



  9. Saltburn Pier

    Snapshot Title: Saltburn Pier
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Saltburn Pier
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Far end of pier



  10. Pilot Boats

    Snapshot Title: Pilot Boats
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Some of the vessels to pilot larger vessels into the River Tees



  11. Car Ramp

    Snapshot Title: Car Ramp
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    The ramp will take upto 9 small/medium size cars across in any one trip. The cost is £1.20 per car and a small price to pay to travel on this historic bridge.



  12. Swing Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Swing Bridge
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Whitby, Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Whitby Swing Bridge, which is over 100 years old, was opened in July 1909. The bridge joins the East and West sides of town and is opened on the hour and half past the hour (at high tides) to let boat...



  13. Whitby Abbey

    Snapshot Title: Whitby Abbey
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Whitby, Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Whitby Abbey is a ruined Benedictine abbey overlooking the North Sea on the East Cliff above Whitby in North Yorkshire, England. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under t...



  14. Lifeboat Station

    Snapshot Title: Lifeboat Station
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Whitby, Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    A lifeboat station has been operating here since 1802, from 2007 the volunteer crew have benefited from a brand-new building. Whitby Lifeboat Station is situated on the east coast of England, in North...



  15. West Pier

    Snapshot Title: West Pier
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Whitby, Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Whitby West Pier and Lighthouse, the stone built lighthouse was constructed in 1831, and stands on a 83ft high column tower, with the lantern on top



  16. Couple

    Snapshot Title: Couple
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: The Ring of Brodgar, Stenness, Orkney
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Couple visiting the stones



  17. Upright Brodgar

    Snapshot Title: Upright Brodgar
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: The Ring of Brodgar, Stenness, Orkney
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    One of 27 stones still standing



  18. Osytercatchers

    Snapshot Title: Osytercatchers
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: The Ring of Brodgar, Stenness, Orkney
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Pair of Oystercatchers



  19. Castleriggs Stone Circle looking North East

    Snapshot Title: Castleriggs Stone Circle looking North East
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Castleriggs Stone Circle 360 Degree View
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    View from centre of stone circle looking north east



  20. Keswick

    Snapshot Title: Keswick
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Derwentwater from Surprise View
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Keswick as seen from Surprise View



  21. Waterfall

    Snapshot Title: Waterfall
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Swaledale near Thwaite
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Buttertubs Pass



  22. Bowes Castle

    Snapshot Title: Bowes Castle
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Bowes Castle, Bowes, County Durham UK
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Bowes Castle, Bowes Village near Barnard Castle



  23. Public Bridleway

    Snapshot Title: Public Bridleway
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Industrial Lead Mining Site in Swaledale, North Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Start of bridleway leading to lead mine works



  24. Flume Trail

    Snapshot Title: Flume Trail
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Industrial Lead Mining Site in Swaledale, North Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Former flume route for lead extraction plant



  25. Road Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Road Bridge
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Industrial Lead Mining Site in Swaledale, North Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Crossing point



  26. Lead Mine Works

    Snapshot Title: Lead Mine Works
    Taken by: Richard Witham

    Image: Industrial Lead Mining Site in Swaledale, North Yorkshire
    Image Owner: Richard Witham



    Description:

    Former mine buildings