Through the Castle Gate

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The Crane Estate at Castle Hill A great spot to visit on the coast north of Boston

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Comments (14)

diannemcd on August 4, 2009

Love this photo Bits with the doors just open enough to get the water in the background, brilliant. D

Bits-n-Pieces on August 4, 2009

Thanks Dianne ! Such a contrast between the estate this is part of, and the salt marshes off in the distance. But I could do with it being my backyard :)

Marbiz on August 5, 2009

Lovely contrasts between the bluestone wall and rustic gate and the welcoming scenery beyond.

whoelius on August 6, 2009

Ireland is on the other side of the gate, innit?

Go through the gate and you hear the most beautiful female accents on the planet. Spend an hour there and then come back with an almighty hangover.

not1word on August 7, 2009

Well seen, and nicely caught, Bits. Your own door way to another world.

Bits-n-Pieces on August 8, 2009

Thanks marbiz ! An excellent spot for a day trip about 45 minutes out of Boston!

And Thanks who and n1w ! Actually, through that gate is some durned excellent kayaking and New England salt marsh. Hang-over free! Get a buzz from just breathing the salt air.

diannemcd on August 8, 2009

Be careful Bitsy dont give too many of the good spots away, Marbiz might knock you over to get that perfect spot in Boston. D

Bits-n-Pieces on August 9, 2009

LOL, Dianne - she only has a few days, so she can only get to a fraction of the great shots :)

diannemcd on August 9, 2009

She's fast.

Marbiz on August 12, 2009

Careful now! I've been watching!

Erik van den Ham on August 16, 2009

Picking up some Bits and Pieces again. Nice gate with a wonderful view. Should label it Gatesthat would B nice. We started a topic on Gates in the Netherlands.

Greetings, Erik

Bits-n-Pieces on August 17, 2009

LOL, Dianne and marbiz! I think I'll give marbiz a scavenger hunt list of Boston subjects to have to photograph when she's in town. Funny thing is: marbiz will probably go to many famous and well known sites that I've never gotten to - such is the fate of someone who grew up in a historic area.

Thanks Erik ! I did add the tag. Great to see you back after so long!

diannemcd on August 17, 2009

So right Bits if visitors come to Melbourne, they always go see things I have never been to, always the way. Cheers, D

Bits-n-Pieces on October 31, 2012

Thanks very much Lblu! Cheers from New England :)

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  • Uploaded on August 3, 2009
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    by Bits-n-Pieces
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D60
    • Taken on 2009/05/30 17:48:30
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 70.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: -0.33 EV
    • No flash

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