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SkyWatch Friday - Happy Earth Day!

Posted by Lorac Thursday, 22 April 2010

The skies have been gorgeous here lately. Sunny, mild weather is heralding in spring! You can see on the trees in the pics below that the leaves are well on their way.
For SkyWatch Friday I thought I would revisit an old site and show the progress of the work being done on the 108 year old train bridge. They are in the process of reinforcing the original stone pillars so they can add a new  rail line.

 I zoomed in on a group of workers on the bridge looking down at the work and couldn't resist showing this one! It really made me laugh. Please note these are all "white hats", typically worn by Supervisors.


  The world has so many great skies to see! Go to SkyWatch Friday to enjoy them all!

22 comments

  1. Martha Z Says:
  2. That looks like normal supervision. In fairness, though, I have known the rank and file to yell at supervisors who dared to pick up a shovel.

     
  3. fredamans Says:
  4. Happy Earth Day!

     
  5. Lorac Says:
  6. Martha having been in both positions I know that to be true!

    Thanks fredamans!

     
  7. klahanie Says:
  8. Hi Lorac,
    The weather here in England, yes England, has been sunny and warm, lately. Nice to note the buds on the trees in your photos. Hope your Earth Day was a peaceful and positive time.
    With respect, Gary

     
  9. Pearl Maple Says:
  10. Great photos, looks like a lovely day out and about, have a great weekend.

     
  11. eden Says:
  12. Great shots. Happy Earth Day!

     
  13. J Bar Says:
  14. Great bridge.
    Sydney - City and Suburbs

     
  15. Karine Says:
  16. Great shots! The one of the workers is pretty funny!

     
  17. Kcalpesh Says:
  18. Now thats really a great amount of zoom! Cool shots!

    Pixellicious Photos

     
  19. great shots,happy earth day!

     
  20. Robin Says:
  21. Great bridge, and a funny shot of the supervisors. I wonder what they'd just dropped LOL.

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  22. Spiderdama Says:
  23. Funny shot! Wish you a great weekend:-)

     
  24. Serline Says:
  25. Love the header... how many images did you stitch together?

     
  26. Smalltown RN Says:
  27. Happy Earth day to you as well...That is so funny with the supervisors..it's reminds of one of those jokes...."how many does it take to....." Great photos regardless....

     
  28. Arti Says:
  29. lovely pics lorac...happy earth day to you too...

     
  30. Happyone :-) Says:
  31. How typical!! :-) Good capture!

     
  32. clairz Says:
  33. Thank you for sharing your world on Skywatch. I see a lot of supervising going on here in New Mexico, too. I always assume they freeze in place when I'm watching, then hustle back to work when I turn away. They must, mustn't they?

     
  34. Looks like too many supervisors to get anything done. What one says, the other will say the opposite. That's a beautiful bridge. I don't see how they can keep it looking the same and add a second track. - Margy

     
  35. Tammie Lee Says:
  36. some jobs take a lot of supervisors :-}

     
  37. siromade08 Says:
  38. A gorgeous sky, the bridge is great too. Thanks for visiting me.

     
  39. Lorac: What a neat shot of the bridge, I also like all your bosses in a line.

     
  40. Jenn Jilks Says:
  41. Great catch!

     

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