Ramsey Island

I don’t know what it is about rock but I love rock. I have a lot of rock in my garden, most of it hauled from the hedgerows around our property, with a few pieces tossed in from travels. I have Carrara marble in my garden … yes, I brought rocks home in my suitcase. 😉   Some are just centre pieces in various parts of the garden, a lot is in stone walls I built.  It’s probably a combination of the durability of stone, its immense age, the varying shapes, and, often, the colours.   When I visited Ramsey Island off the west coast of Wales I was  mesmerized by the varying rock that made up the cliffs.  I found it incredibly beautiful … I was so captivated I took over 100 pictures … here is a small sample.

Ramsey Island stone cliff

Ramsey Island rock cliff

Ramsey Island stone cliff

Ramsey Island stone cliff

Ramsey Island rock cliffRamsey Island

Jake’s Sunday Post is: Captivating

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17 thoughts on “Ramsey Island

  1. I can see why you were captivated….beautiful photos. There is something which enchants me about rocks…they’ve just been around for so long 🙂 I have to confess that like you I sometimes bring them home….they’re in my garden, on my doorstep and scattered through my house 🙂 I have a very patient husband 🙂

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    1. My sister also enjoys rocks and has been known to enlist her husband to help her get them to the vehicle … on seeing her still looking and hearing her say she was looking for one for me my brother-in-law (who I love dearly) was heard to say, “You’re sister can get her own damn rocks!”

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  2. There’s definitely something amazing about them, lots of stories they could tell too! the bottom one looks like there’s a cave full of mystery 😉

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