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Friday Photo Blogging: Beneath the pier, the rust

So, here is a picture of the murky underside of Velcro City’s South Parade Pier*, taken on a surprisingly sunny day about a fortnight ago. Not the most recent of photos, but time, weather and resources have not permitted any shutterbug adventures of late.

South Parade Pier, Southsea

I like all the lines and angles, the rust – it’s like a poem of engineering, a mumbled story about the decay of Victorian values entangled with the detritus of what came after. Something like that.

[* Yes, the one that caught fire during the filming of ‘Tommy’.] Continue reading Friday Photo Blogging: Beneath the pier, the rust