Tag Archives: 4E

Boats Alive!

A few days ago I got a text message. Joe T would be in the village. Not any old how… he’d be in the village on 4E, his barge. Not only will he be bringing 4E down the canal, he’d … Continue reading

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Four Down… One to Go?

This blog began as a challenge to do daily posts for one year. Today marks the completion of four years without missing a day. As each year has rolled by I’ve asked the question… should I keep going? Each year … Continue reading

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1101 Posts Later!!

Phew, there’s really no other way to say it. Phew! I’ve managed to keep up with a daily post for a full three years! Yes, I know there are many of you who have passed this milestone by and are … Continue reading

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Beginning – WPhotoC

Let’s keep the Irish canal theme going for a day or so longer. Cheri’s WP challenge this week is, as she herself puts it, obvious. Yes, it is the beginning of the new year… the beginning of new adventures or … Continue reading

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PLAY! Ailsa’s WTT

I’ve had a bit of a playful theme running through the last week’s posts… look a week back and you’ll see the Wibbly Wobbly Wonder with his digger in the puddle… sorry, not digger… dozer. I’ve played with Wednesday’s words … Continue reading

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Go with the FLOW!! Ailsa’s WTT

This week I won’t swim upstream. No, why should I? Why should I make life difficult for myself when the challenge is set. FLOW… no, not against it… rather with it. The good lady has posted 5 photos. So, I’ll … Continue reading

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Dublin Street Views – Grand Canal Dock

Yesterday a bird, today a boat. No, today many boats. I was recently reminded by JT, master of 4E, of what the GCD’s inner basin looked like a year ago. I´ll show you a photo of that first so you … Continue reading

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From Above – WPhotoC

This week Sara at WordPress must have guessed I was in a ´from above´ frame of mind. How so? Well, you saw yesterday´s post where I showed you the grand old dames making their way through the last few locks … Continue reading

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