|Little white bull|
It may have been a steer but it was enough to remind me of Tommy Steele
But closer to home this cow was photogenic.
Fortunately for her the nearest cattle market at Yarm has been empty for years.
|Yarm Cattle Market (c1975)|
In fact like many it has been turned into a car park.
|Yarm Old Market (2012)|
When I was at Stamford School in Lincolnshire back in the late 40s/early 1950s I use to pass the local cattle market every day. This is the state it was in in March 2010.
|Stamford Cattle Market (disused)|
(ex geograph; author Michael Truelove; CC A-S A 2.0 generic license)
The description for this photo said, 'Not much changed since previous submissions to geograph. The weeds are bigger but surprisingly the buildings remain intact apart from a covering of graffiti.
How things change and not always for the better.
For more cattle market reflections, hopefully less depressing don't forget to check out Sepia Saturday 127