Tim's One Photograph a Day

Black Country

Little’s Lane Bridge and Wolverhampton Top Lock.

Little’s Lane Bridge, Wolverhampton. As you come up the “Wolverhampton 21”, this is the last lock before Bro

The Birmingham Main Line Canal in Wolverhampton

Birmingham Main Line Canal, Wolverhampton. Following on from yesterday’s shot of the Broad Street Basin, this is immedia

Broad Street Basin and Road Bridge, Wolverhampton

Broad Street Basin, Wolverhampton. The original road crossing now takes pride of place in the Black Country Living Museum. Ori

Great Western Railway Oxley Viaduct, Wolverhampton

Oxley Viaduct, Wolverhampton. This splendid crossing originally took the Great Western Railway line from Wolverhampton Low Lev

The Sir Tatton Sykes Hotel, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton

The Sir Tatton Sykes Hotel. Wolverhampton seems rather fond of its rounded corner buildings. This one links back to the former

The Royal London Friendly Society Building, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton

The Royal London Friendly Society Building. This substantial and rather impressive building dates back to 1902 and was the sec

The Former Fryer Street Synagogue, Wolverhampton

Former Wolverhampton Synagogue. Usually, I don’t find it difficult to identify the original use of a building. This one

The Former Great Western Wolverhampton Low Level Station.

Wolverhampton Low Level Station. This was the Great Western Railway’s station in Wolverhampton. Once a key part of an ex

Canal & Railway at Horseley Fields Junction, Wolverhampton.

Horseley Fields Junction. Today’s view is where the BCN Main Line and the Wyrley & Essington Canals meet. Above is t

William Butler & Co Ltd, Wolverhampton.

William Butler & Co. This is quite an interesting scene, although by the looks of it, it is likely to change in the not to

The Queen’s Building, Pipers Row, Wolverhampton.

The Queen’s Building. Built in 1849, this original entrance to Wolverhampton High Level Station was designed by Edwards

Internally Illuminated Sculpture in Broad Street Park, Wolverhampton.

Internally Illuminated Sculpture. Public works of art can be curious. This park has three, two of which are stone, which can b

BCN Main Line on the Approach to Wolverhampton.

BCN Main Line. Taking advantage of my one exercise a day, I saved it until this evening to capture this shot on the approach t

Lock 11 on the Wolverhampton Flight.

Lock 11. Halfway down the Wolverhampton Flight is this interesting scene. The bridge going over the canal is, in fact, two sep

Old Canal Arm by Wolverhampton Top Lock.

Old Canal Arm. At the moment, I can still get out – not least because we have the dog to walk! This is essentially in ou

Top of the Wolverhampton 21.

Wolverhampton. As they may be the last opportunity to get out with the camera for a while, I opted for a long exposure. We hav

St Thomas’ Church, Wednesfield on Mothering Sunday.

St Thomas’ Church. With the current Coronavirus outbreak, life has changed considerably. “Mothering Sunday”,

Close up of a Mooring Ring.

Mooring Ring. I’ve gone for something a little different today. We are still moored up in Bentley Bridge. By opening up

Rookery Bridge, Wyrley and Essington Canal, Wednesfield.

Rookery Bridge. Moving up a little from yesterday’s photograph. We are alongside the Retail Park, where the Wolverhampto

Nickelodeon Pub and Carvery, Bentley Bridge, Wednesfield.

Nickelodeon Pub and Carvery. This is in the Bentley Bridge Leisure Park and the canal in main shot is all that remains of the