Oliver Wood Photography

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Jodrell Bank | Night


10-Aug-2021

Other worldly Some slightly off-beam or faulty images of the venerable old Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire … yet again! I wanted to include these, or continue to […]


Category: Experimental, Machine, Monochrome

Ride to Goostrey


09-Jun-2021

This is a very random post, a bit of a throwaway if you like? But I had yet another very enjoyable day cycling down to Jodrell Bank and beyond on […]


Category: Environment, ex, Machine

Jodrell Bank 2020


27-Sep-2020

Cycling down to Jodrell Bank This year I seem to be spending more time riding to the south and west of the county, the “lowlands” as I call it. Jodrell […]


Category: Machine, Monochrome

Avanti Pendolinos


28-Apr-2020

Railways and particularly high speed trains are usually a popular subject for my stock collection. During this time of “lock-down” I am being responsible and limiting my outdoor activities to […]


Category: Machine

Art of Pylons


19-Nov-2019

Samuri pylon herding cows in New Mills, Derbyshire. A comic allusion that can not pass without comment haha. Something about pylons has always intrigued me, possibly because I have a […]


Category: Environment, Experimental, Machine

Stanlow Chimneys


16-Oct-2019

Strong contrast and a convoluted composition of the chimneys at Stanlow refinery near Warrington. These are sometimes known as “flair stacks” and are really giant Bunsen burners that are used […]


Category: Machine, 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

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

Alderley Edge Observations


16-May-2019

A curious wooden bus shelter in Alderley Edge with paper textures. Had a few very enjoyable days out cycling over to the west side, the equally ‘posh’ and rarefied side […]


Category: Machine, Monochrome