Garmin Foretrex 601

The Garmin Foretrex 601 is a long overdue upgrade to the Foretrex Series. This small wrist mounted device offers GPS, GLONASS and Galileo support for accurate and reliable GPS positioning, coupled…

Military Stones

Military boundary stones, not to be confused with Ordnance Survey datum points, are somewhat of an enigma. Historically they delineate boundaries of military sites, however their use is not consistent…

The Horse and the Bear

Taken on an early morning walk through Aachen in May 2017, this photograph captures my imagination and encapsulates everything Aachen symbolises to me. I am proud of the composition, my…

Anti-Tank Obstacles

These rudimentary concrete obstacles were produced to a basic pattern with many local variations and flourishes, and manufactured in their thousands. Their original intent was to delay and channel advancing…

Happy New Year

I started this website in April 2016, and have been ‘on and off’ in respect of adding content and editing. I am always in two minds if people read the articles,…