The Endeavour room in the Royal Observatory at Greenwich, where the 2014 SFF Masterclass was held. Not a bad place to work on a copyedit, either.
The Cutty Sark in her glass case. How would she have fared in a race against the Marco Polo?
“In days of yore, from Britain’s shore …”
Crossing the Thames in a cablecar.
A possible Romano-British temple site in the Royal Park at Greenwich. Treading in the footsteps of Tony, Mick, Phil, et al.
Possibly Anglo-Saxon mounds, Royal Park, Greenwich.
A strangely narrow hardware store in Greenwich.
The view down from the Greenwich Observatory. Of course, it’s an observatory so one is meant to look up as well.
The Ent and I. One of the ancient chestnuts in the Royal Park at Greenwich.
The Halley’s Comet weathervane at the Observatory.
An ancient chestnut tree in the Royal Park at Greenwich. These made me think of Ents.
Statue of Yuri Gagarin, Royal Observatory, Greenwich. We have a flag that blew off his car.
Flamstead House, the oldest of the observatory buildings, where it all began. Also part of the Longitude Steampunk’d exhibit.
Another possible ent.
London Book Bench: The Origin of Species