Expert leggers Daniel Jinks and Ernest Wood. The two men demonstrate the process of 'legging' through Barnton Tunnel on the Trent and Mersey Canal. Early canal tunnels had no tow-paths, so to propel the boat through the tunnel two people had to lay on their backs on the boat, and push the boat along using their feet on wall of the tunnel. The Barnton Tunnel was over 500 yards long.
Penrith man admits blackmail charge http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Carlisle-Crown-Court-justice-large.jpg A MAN has appeared at Carlisle Crown Court and admitted a charge of blackmail. http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/05/13/penrith-man-admits-blackmail-charge/
Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong, who wowed us with his shockingly creative photos of a man on fire, is no stranger to epic concepts and photo shoots. His most recent adventure may have been one of his most ambitious yet: a large-scale shoot involving two models, seven divers, and an underwater shipwreck off the shores of Bali. The result is a series of breathtaking images depicting ethereal models exploring the sunken ruins of the 50-year-old shipwreck, their hair and gowns ...
<p>Shot by Paul Jung and styled by Jessica Willis, these images are part of a black-and-white editorial for Suited magazinefeaturing four South Sudanese models, Atong Arjok, Mari Malek, Mari Agory, and Nykhor Paul. While only two are depicted here, the conceptual quality of the photographs can be noted in the striking detail. The message behind […]</p>