Winter North Yorkshire

2014/2015. We’ve had hardly any snow, little rain, but plenty of sunny gales.

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Blown sand at Sandsend, it stung the face and got up the nose.

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Let’s hope the trawlerman got home safe.

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Boulder clay cliffs (glacial lateral moraine) lumps bitten out by the sea every winter.

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Tougher cliffs at Saltburn.

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Wild weather on the shore at Whitby.

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But calm in the harbour.

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Friends at Beck Hole.

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At the Bridestones on Sleights Moor – we found bits of evergreen and mistletoe scattered about. Pagans?

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Home and evening.

About Harry Nicholson

I once bred Beveren rabbits in all colours. Today, I'm an enameller who works with a kiln, fusing pictures in glass onto copper. On Amazon is my novel, 'Tom Fleck', set in the North of England of 1513 - the year of Flodden. A sequel to 'Tom Fleck' is 'The Black Caravel' published in 2016. My anthology of poems came out in 2015: 'Wandering About.' Recently I published memoirs of my time in the Merchant Navy: 'The Best of Days' and 'You'll See Wonders" I've a blog of poems, stories and art at:
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4 Responses to Winter North Yorkshire

  1. chrisj says:

    Lovely photos and good reminders of those wild windy winter days at Flamborough.

    • Flamborough will be wild. Snow flurries and tugging winds here. Can’t do much outside. Planted spuds into containers in the workshop. Ordered Shetland Blacks from Dumfries – they’ll be interesting.

  2. Spring to look forward to – imminent! Lovely photographs.

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