Oliver Wood Photography

Category: Local History p1

Langley – Cheshire


12-Aug-2021

Things seen in Langley Langley is a pretty little village to the east of Macclesfield, Cheshire. It is a very popular location for out doors folks, walkers and adventures mainly […]


Category: Environment, ex, Local History

Adlington Billboard


30-Jun-2021

Adlington Remnant I had to photograph this billboard near the railway bridge at Adlington in Cheshire. The interesting degradation of the the old print, the wabi sabi effect and the […]


Category: Environment, ex, Local History

Base Pizzeria


06-Mar-2021

The New Establishment in Town A late winter – or can we call it early spring(?) afternoon in Prestbury, Cheshire with the newly opened Base Pizzeria. The restaurant is currently […]


Category: Local History, Monochrome

Autumn Golds


15-Nov-2020

A vibrant autumn in Cheshire The autumn colours in Prestbury have been magnificent this year, a much needed moment of vibrancy at the end of an otherwise difficult year which […]


Category: Environment, Local History

Farmstead


26-Aug-2020

The forlorn remnants of an old farm or small holding near Macclesfield, Cheshire. All land which is now under threat of redevelopment (housing) due to the relocation of a large […]


Category: Experimental, Local History, Monochrome

Prestbury – COVID-19


26-Mar-2020

Prestbury in the COVID-19 crisis An on-going situation that is leading to unprecedented changes to all of our lives. The village has never been so quiet, yet the weather these […]


Category: Local History, Monochrome

Hale Cold War Relic


29-Aug-2019

Four Minute Warning It’s still there! Had another day cycling around my old home turf of Hale and noticed that this once ominous relic of the cold war is still […]


Category: Local History, Machine, Monochrome

Prestbury Carpark


06-Jul-2019

This is a pictorial record of the development of the new car park in Prestbury Village, This development on New Road has been a cause of some contention in this […]


Category: Local History, Machine

All Saints – Siddington


10-Jun-2019

A few heavily treated images of All Saints church in Siddington, Cheshire; seen whilst cycling down to Jodrell Bank. Some of these images have added texture layers. The building is […]


Category: Local History, Monochrome

Jodrell Bank


19-May-2019

The Telescope The iconic Jodrell Bank radio telescope in Cheshire is the oldest still functioning instrument of its type and the worlds first fully steerable radio telescope. Today Jodrell Bank […]


Category: Local History, Machine