|'Old Glory' Paddle Ferry On The River Tees c.1890s|
An equally old view of Stockton Quay is also in the next view.
|SS Stockton - iron steamship unloading at Stockton Quay|
The steam lighter 'Pride of the Tees' lies alongside. These ships and quay are long past their prime but can you see the similarity between the warehouse on the right with a building present on the Quay today.
|The Replica Barque - Endeavour - Moored at Stockton Quayside 2011|
What is it about buildings that announce they are past their prime?
|Prime cattle - but past-prime shed.|
Still on an agricultural theme I came across these old implements in a museum in Oxford, Michigan
|Farming Implements from earlier years|
I'll confess to having used a pitchfork and a scythe. But before Father Time uses his scythe perhaps you should look at other things past their prime at Carmi's Written Inc. 186