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The Old Police Station, Princetown

By TrevBatWCC    
Had a great holiday last week in Devon, despite the changeable weather; one minute it was glorious summer sunshine, the next wet, wintery and dismal, then back to sunshine again 😎☔ At least we did have a good amount of sunshine during our stay - the forecast for this week was for rain all week 😬
The first coach outing took us to the village of Princetown, then onto Plymouth - Princetown being in the heart of Dartmoor National Park. Here at the café which was in a previous life the Old Police Station, we had included in the trip a Devon cream tea, comprising of delicious scones with clotted cream, jam plus tea or coffee! 😋

Raw images processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Nik Collection's Viveza 2 and Photoshop Elements 14.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging 👍

Trev 😀

Tags: Devon Dartmoor Memorial Cafe Police station Landscape and travel Princetown

Voters: mrswoolybill, Saastad, mike9005 and 32 more

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mrswoolybill Plus
12 1.5k 2058 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2019 12:27PM
The version for me, it becomes more personal and approachable with the Silent Soldiers.

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12 Jun 2019 12:29PM
Two lovely shots Trev!!!
Welcome back Smile

Arne Smile
Jasper87 Plus
9 2.1k 155 England
12 Jun 2019 12:34PM
The version for me too....the poppies are in both, the soldiers add a bit extra, and the cross is separated and more visible.
bliba Plus
13 2 Austria
12 Jun 2019 12:34PM
very good - esp. V1 ....excellent work
12 Jun 2019 12:51PM
Two great captures, I agree with Moira about the version.
Two great images
12 Jun 2019 1:50PM
Superb captures Trev , yes the version is quite special
CaroleS Plus
9 440 3 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2019 1:59PM
Love that version. So well composed and presented.
Both images are really superb Trev.
12 Jun 2019 2:45PM
fine photography for this lovely location
saltireblue Plus
9 9.4k 35 Norway
12 Jun 2019 2:53PM

Quote:The version for me too....the poppies are in both, the soldiers add a bit extra, and the cross is separated and more visible.

Wot he said, Trev.
Looks like a well-kept location - local pride in their surroundings...
cats_123 Plus
15 4.9k 28 Northern Ireland
12 Jun 2019 2:54PM
Two great takes...can feel my cholesterol rising 😀😀😀
Fefe Plus
7 33 31 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2019 2:54PM
Both great Trev...Glad you had a good time!
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
12 Jun 2019 7:22PM
Lovely image Trevor.
Mollycat Plus
5 12 2 United Kingdom
12 Jun 2019 8:29PM
Two great scenes from your trip Trev, especially like the version.
12 Jun 2019 8:31PM
I'm going with the prevailing trend - it's the version for me for all the reasons given above! I think the second shot has a lovely balance; I like the way the cross is set against the sky and the distant landscape. Smile
Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Jun 2019 1:34AM
Both images are so appealing Trev, beautifully done...
Good work, Isabel GrinGrin
LynneJoyce Plus
11 22 99 United Kingdom
13 Jun 2019 5:20AM
The version for me too.
Irishkate Plus
8 41 115 United Kingdom
13 Jun 2019 9:56AM
A reminder how fortunate we are to be enjoying cream teas and the freedom to travel
whilst those young men died before experiencing much of life.
Techno Plus
10 3.8k 8 England
13 Jun 2019 11:15AM
Two well composed images Trev, never think about the cholesterol levels when tempted with a Devon cream tea, and always jam first......WinkWink
TrevBatWCC Plus
10 13 12 England
13 Jun 2019 3:42PM

Quote:always jam first......WinkWink
I believe in Devon it's clotted cream first, then jam on top - in Cornwall it's jam first, then cream!
Trev 😋
15 Jun 2019 9:19AM
Two excellent compositions and captures, Trev.
I could eat a scone or two right now!!
I think Cornwall's method is the better one!!WinkWink


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