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Snails, South Shields


Close together, tight knit, and representing strength, spirit, and community, values which exist throughout the folks of South Shields. We are renowned for our hospitality and social cohesion, or neighbourliness, and the willingness to help each other out in good times and in bad. We stick together.

I found this community huddled together in the elbow of a branch of a tree at Marsden Craggs, South Shields. I was attracted by the richness of colour and texture, a cacophony of community life!

Camera details: Pentax K100D, 82 mm lens, 1/60 second, f13, iso 200, flash fired.


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Written by curly

April 4, 2009 at 12:22 am

Posted in Animals, Colour, macro, South Shields

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  1. I love the textures too and brown is definitely my color. Your image would make for a great fabric pattern 🙂

    I think I’d feel right at home in South Shields.


    April 4, 2009 at 12:59 am

  2. The colors and textures are appealing.


    April 4, 2009 at 2:52 am

  3. Ah, garlic butter and french bread and a plate of – yes you guessed it those guys.

    Well everybody is somebodies lunch!!

    Mrs K

    April 4, 2009 at 10:34 pm

  4. Such neat designs.

    Abraham Lincoln

    April 5, 2009 at 11:25 am

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