Thousands Are Sailing

2013-02-13 PigsCrossingWide+

The Irish went to America, the pigs went to England. “Beware! Pigs Crossing. Bacon curing was one of the city’s oldest industries. People fattened pigs in their back yard. The women delivered them to the factories close to the quays in case their men spent the pig money on drink on the way home.”

Straight-on shot below …

Click and click again to enlarge (to 2000 x 1474)
Copyright © 2013 Extramural Activity
Camera Settings: f8, 1/200, ISO 400, full size 3370 x 2483
2013-02-13 PigsCrossing+
Click and click again to enlarge (to 1333 x 2036)
Copyright © 2013 Extramural Activity
Camera Settings: f8, 1/250, ISO 400, full size 2523 x 3853
X00951 X00950

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.