Old railway van


Nice observation Paul, I've sheltered in one or two of these walking the dales. This captures their continued decay nicely.

Thank you for your comments Willie and Graham, I think that all the old abandoned vans, trucks, barns etc have a wonderful character that changes over time and seasons. They shout out to be painted and drawn.

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Pencil a4 old railway goods van used as shed, till falling apart. Was quite a common sight on allotments and farms years ago.

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Paul (Dixie) Dean

I developed an interest in watercolour painting whilst recovering from a spinal injury . Started painting whilst laid flat on my back using a mirror, did it stop the OT pestering me, but it backfired. When I sat up had to start all over again as I was use to painting through a mirror. Stop painting…

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