No drains, but trains.

06.28.2009

Set out this afternoon to check out a local road culvert I spotted on FlashEarth a while back. It’s very modern so not especially interesting, but pretty long, as it passes below a two lane A road, then 8 lanes of trunk route. As expected, I found a nice convenient spot to park the car and access is pretty much unrestricted. The width of the dyke leading up to the culvert looked promising, so I scrambled down for a look.

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Reaching for the skies.

06.21.2009

It’s British Grand Prix weekend, so I’ve spent most if it at home. I like to watch Grand Prix when I get the chance. Normally, this means I’ll stay at home unless there’s something more interesting or important going on. Monaco and Silverstone are the exceptions to the rule though – everything stops for them and I won’t miss them in anything other than exceptional circumstances.

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