Out 078 228
Avaunt black1468913940logo

Avaunt Issue 5

The Last Duchess

Par Cal Flyn - 14 mn


Article suivant

Out 085 239

Tokyo Flooding

CAL FLYN ON THE SCARRED LANDSCAPE OF SCOTLAND’S SLATE ISLANDS
PHOTOGRAPHS BY JON TONKS

Out 078 228
The smallest quarry, now half filled by a chute of broken slates, is used by the islanders as a swimming pool in summer; its still, turquoise waters are protected from the wild Atlantic breakers. The much larger island of Mull looms up from the sea in the distance.

Out 078 227
Huge piles of spoiled slate litter the island – slag heaps forming hillocks and gorges, rounded outlines but with ragged edges, like piles of iron filings teased with a magnet.

Out 079 229
Easdale, seen from Dùn Mòr. The old, ruined pier can be seen in the bottom right corner. The main harbour has been formed from a swinging arm of loose slate that encircles a small natural cove. The tiny islands of Belnahua and Fladda can be seen at the centre of the image, the Garvellachs to the back right.

If you ever find yourself on the west coast of Scotland, make sure to take the time to drive along the coast to the part of mid-Argyll they call Netherl...

C'est quoi jrnal ?


Lisez

Plongez dans notre catalogue qui grossit de jour en jour. Nous avons selectionné les meilleures publications juste pour vous.

Découvrez

Découvrez des contenus incroyable. Suivez des sujets, des contributeurs, des publications et construisez votre propre feed.

Partagez

Partagez vos articles et revues préférés avec votre réseau jrnal, et donnez vie à un réseau anti fake news !