Richard's Photo Gallery - Weymouth

Let the victors, when they come,
When the forts of folly fall,
Find thy body by the wall.

Mathew Arnold, The Last Word

The Nothe Fort Location The Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset, OS ref SY686787
Date 2002 March 28th.
Camera OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8
Exposure 1/500 @ F16
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

Keep your wig on Mat. This example of a 'Palmerston Folly', built between 1860 and 1872, scared the 'victors' off. To me, this fort appears to have more of the medieval than the modern about it.

Catermaran ferry leaving Weymouth Location Weymouth Bay, Dorset, OS ref SY688789
Date 2002 March 28th.
Camera OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8
Exposure 1/1000 @ F8
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

Today, we are off to invade France. Well, St.Malo anyway.

Weymouth harbour Location Weymouth Quay, Dorset, OS ref SY679786
Date 2002 March 28th.
Camera OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8
Exposure 1/250 @ F11
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

And harbour no resentment, ha, ha,

Hope Square Location Hope Square, Weymouth, Dorset, OS ref SY680785
Date 2002 March 28th.
Camera OM2-SP
Lens Zuiko 50mm F1.8
Exposure 1/1000 @ F11
Film Kodak Gold 400 ISO

particularly after a good lunch and a stroll round the museum.


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Last modified: 2002 June 30th.