The railings in my first picture are the wooden fence at the bottom of the garden when we moved to a new house in Yarm back in the early 1970s and before either ours or next door's garden had been cultivated.
|Our youngest son - well behaved for once|
I'm surprised that he was not hanging upside down. Earlier in the 1950s it was his future mother's turn to do just that,
|Over the top rail on Stamford Recreation Ground|
|Straight as a die, those stocking seams!|
A little less elegant as she reached the top.
|Note the railing to the right|
The pictures really should have been in colour as I have never forgotten that green 'felt' skirt!
Meanwhile in Copenhagen in 2007 the railings were merely a vantage point.
What was the big, or should I say small and well formed, attraction? None other than -
|The Little Mermaid|
In 2012 the railings of a local pier were invaded by Olympians.
|Saltburn Pier Olympians|
|Just two of many erected in secret by The Saltburn Yarn Bomber|
Before I go off the rails and you begin to rail at me just swing yourself over to see what others have done at Sepia-Saturday-177-18-may-2013 - Bob's birthday.