2002 Pictures in Chronological order

Skiing in Saas Fee with Stephen and family
December 2001, January 2002

The Buchheim Museum
February 2002

By the Starnberger See

The Buchheim Museum

Symposium 2002; Poster
March 2002

Melanie's 70th Birthday Lunch on Dartmoor
March 2002


A short walk afterwards on the moor

Completing a jigsaw
March 2002

Views from Home in Garmisch

The Alpspitze

Along the valley

The Kramer

Cactus Flowers (June)

Beginnings of Spring in the Wiese

Gwenda and Christopher's Visit
April 2002

Gwenda, Christopher and Pat seeking something lost

The Wieskirche

Neuschwanstein with Christopher and Gwenda


On the walk up to Neuschwanstein


Traversing the Partnachklamm

Ottobeuren Church

Walk from Ehrwald to Eibsee
May 2002

Munich visit by Pat and Melanie

Schloss Schleissheim

St Peter's Kirche, Marienplatz, Munich

Berg am Laim

Asamkirche, Munich

Farewell Party at Ehrwalderstrasse

Patricia's Preparations

Ready for the off

The Sweets

Richard Cohen and partner, playing the game

Enjoying the game?

Tanya Grenowitz

Nicky & husband, Frank & Diane Poenig

The hosts

Otget Holloschek, ? ,Irmgard

The splendid view which we shall miss

Preparing the site ofr the new Kreuzeck cable car

The Riesersee

Returning Home to Newcastle

Packed up and awaiting the movers

The removal lorry

Troubles with a puncture

Loading the lorry

The moving team

Further looks at the tyres


An auxiliary van

A further farewell at Christa's
With irmgard and Tanya
Photo: Christa

With Aileen, Christa, Irmgard, Tanya and Wilma Lauterbach from Farchant
Photo: Christa

With Irmgard and Jean; and Christa
Photo: Christa

Delivery of our belongings at Berne Avenue

The removal van

The first walk at home: the Stiperstones

On our back to exchange the car.
Lincoln Cathedral

Changing the car from a LH drive continental Passat to a RH drive UK Bora
July 2002

The old Passat being in Duesseldorf prior to being delivered to the dealer.

The new Bora On the shore at Europort, having been collected from the dealer in Nijmegen

To the Buxton Opera with Kath and Bert Adams
July 2002

Walk in Millers Dale and Chee Dale
July 2002

Visit from Sarah and Timothy
July 2002

Helping dig the pond out

The soakaway in the field

Coloured clay

Kite flying at Keele

Dad (Stephen) was there too


Chester Zoo
July 2002

Pat ventures forth

Pat in the pond

Laying the path


Visit to Scarborough and a walk from Whitby to Robin Hood's Bay
August 2002

Flooded after heavy rain

Model of the Endeavour

Whitby Abbey

On the walk to Robin Hood's Bay

Rippon Cathedral

The Pond and Visits from Home
August 2002

The completed pond

Planting in the pond

Moving the shed to lay the patio

Biddulph Grange Gardens

Mow Cop

Suffolk with Gwenda and Christopher
August 2002

The Local fete - Sponge Cakes

The dog race


Orford Castle

With Gwenda and Christopher

Dunwich Heath

Woodbridge to visit Colin & Myrna Richmond

Woodbridge Church

Little Moreton Hall with Jana Slemr
August/September 2002

First Planting of the new bed

Climbing Snowdon
September 2002

On the Watkin Path

View towards Llanberis

Happy on the summit

The Snowdon Mountain Railway

A distant sighting to the train on top of the ridge

The grounds of our B&B?

The Welsh Highland Railway at Caernafon

The completed patio and shed
September 2002

Danger - Man at work!

The shed being moved back to the patio

Hired Cruiser on the Marne and Rhine Canal
September/October 2002

The Basilica at Avioth

The Citadella at Montmedy

The industrial railway at our B&B

On the Canal- guding us through a lock

Entrance to the the towering lock

Inside the lock

Nidevrille tunnel

The Inclined Plane atLutzelbourg
Photo: picture post card

Descending the inclined plane

Artzviller Tunnel

Düsseldorf, to visit Sarah and Timothy
October 2002



With Grandma

The Arbor Low Stone Circle
October 2002, on the way back from Düsseldorf and Hull

New beds and a pond at Berne Avenue
October 2002

From our bedroom

The fron garden

The side garden

SCR Ramble to the Roaches

?, Peter, Stephen Clifford,John Winchester, Rick Marshall, Mrs Floyd, Pat Jones, Pete Floyd, Vicky Winchester, Gurnos Jones

Argentina, October/November 2002
Buenos Aires with Mike's family

Relaxing after the flight from Frankfurt

With Will.

The slide, hred for Charlie's birthday party


Charlie on the left

James and Will

Poppett, a well-travelled dog

With friends

At the boat storage shed

Mike's Boat

Will, attempting to climb on the wake board

Will at speed

Salta, and an excursion from there to Cafayate

Salta: Basilica y Convento de San Francisco

En route to Cafayate; Valley de Lerma and Rio de Los Conches

Discovered: two students from the Max Plank Institute in Mainz, who knew us!


Torino Winery Cafayate

Return to Salta

Chorillos Station on the Santa - Antofagasta Railway

Salta to Permamarca: the Movitruck Safari to the Clouds

On the Movitruck at about 6.00 in the morning

Santa Rosa del Tasta



The Puma Plains

Still going up ...

... with the Movitruck

The Great Salt Lake, 4070 m.


A walk near the town

Cerro de los Siete (Hill of the seven colours)

Hotel Manantial del Silencio

Excusion to Tilcara where there is the remains of a Pre-Columbian Fortress... and...


and ... Humachuaca

Entertainment at lunchtime

Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia

Iguazu Falls

Butterflies, enjoying a puddle

The upper river

The Devil's Throat

The surrounding jungle

Another puddle, full of butterflies

A pineapple

122 km rough road to Collonia (4 hours)

Colonia Pelligrini, where we stayed

The Posada Aquape





Scarlet-headed Blackbird




Can you distinguish to Howler Monkey?


Turkey Vulture


Common Diuka Finch



Spectacled Tyrant





The Parents

With Will & Michael





With Nicky

Mike flying a kite

Caer Caradoc, Shropshire
November 2002

Utrecht for a TROPOSAT meeting
November 2002

The Dom Tower

The Bells

from the tower

Paving the Driveway at Berne Avenue
November 2002

Fiona and Felicity running cross-country
December 2002



Birthday 2002

Shiining Tor and Cats Tor in the snow
January 2003

Copius snow in Garmisch, on the way back home from Obergurgl
February 2003

Our buried car? Perhaps at Christa's?

Digging out

Home again: Pat modelling her Body plaster cast!

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Images; until October: Kodak APS; from October: Pentax 100 zoom; scanned negatives; reduction: Photothumb