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Vote for your favorite image of Small-Town Life (July challenge)  

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  1. 1. Vote for your favorite image of Small-Town Life

    • Wim's railroad crossing in McDonald, Kansas
      7
    • Marianne's 4th of July in Niantic, Connecticut
      3
    • Cecile's depot in Dushore, Pennsylvania
      1
    • Paulette's polar bear in Longyearbyen, Norway
      2
    • Bryan's library tea shop in Washington, UK
      4
    • Sally's Scottish Parliament election
      2
    • Inchiquin's milk jug delivery in Iphofen, Germany
      15
    • VbFolly's canal in Hungerford, Berkshire
      5

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  • Poll closed on 09/08/21 at 04:01

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This was so difficult to choose! There were so many lovely entries. I may have added a few more locations to my bucket list... Thanks to everyone who played along!

 

Wim's railroad crossing in McDonald, Kansas

 

entrance-to-mcdonald-kansas-with-rail-ro

 

Marianne's 4th of July parade in Niantic, Connecticut

 

niantic-connecticut-july-4-2012-resident

 

Cecile's depot in Dushore, Pennsylvania

 

old-dushore-train-station-railroad-stati

 

Paulette's polar bear in Longyearbyen, Norway

 

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Bryan's library tea shop in Washington, UK

 

an-older-couple-of-cyclists-sit-outside-

 

Sally's Scottish Parliament election

 

east-lothian-scotland-united-kingdom-6th

 

Inchiquin's milk jug delivery in Iphofen, Germany

 

woman-pushing-milk-churns-in-cart-in-198

 

VbFolly's canal in Hungerford, Berkshire, UK

 

hungerford-berkshire-uk-view-of-the-kenn

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Thank you for including one of mine!

 

wim

 

edit: Finally looked up Iphofen because of the runaway voting 😁.

Geräthengasse (Google Maps) or Gerätengasse (city map):

https://goo.gl/maps/oQkicMkHPE1Tm4mc8

and here on Alamy (961 in total - and I had never heard of it) at least 2 with a glimpse of the same street.

If I ever come near it again (-passed it by train), I have to visit the Knauf gypsum plaster cast museum. (youtube videos).

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16 hours ago, wiskerke said:

Thank you for including one of mine!

 

wim

 

edit: Finally looked up Iphofen because of the runaway voting 😁.

Geräthengasse (Google Maps) or Gerätengasse (city map):

https://goo.gl/maps/oQkicMkHPE1Tm4mc8

and here on Alamy (961 in total - and I had never heard of it) at least 2 with a glimpse of the same street.

If I ever come near it again (-passed it by train), I have to visit the Knauf gypsum plaster cast museum. (youtube videos).

Looking at the cars, it was probably taken quite a while ago.

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1 hour ago, Bryan said:

Thanks for including one of mine! Always encouraging to make the cut, but also pleased to see that the task of organising the next round is going elsewhere.......

 

I enjoyed it LOL. It was not as hard as I expected--the set-up and posting, at least. Deciding on a topic and the finalists was harder!

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12 minutes ago, VbFolly said:

Congratulations on your win, Alan. That was a lovely atmospheric image.

 

Thank you! I've been waiting for an official announcement that voting has closed, but the OP seems to have gone AWOL. If no-one has any objection, I'll set a new topic later today.

 

Alan

 

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21 minutes ago, Inchiquin said:

 

Thank you! I've been waiting for an official announcement that voting has closed, but the OP seems to have gone AWOL. If no-one has any objection, I'll set a new topic later today.

 

Alan

 

That sounds like a good idea!

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4 hours ago, Inchiquin said:

 

Thank you! I've been waiting for an official announcement that voting has closed, but the OP seems to have gone AWOL. If no-one has any objection, I'll set a new topic later today.

 

Alan

 

Ahhh, good! I’ve been checking every day for the announcement. And a hearty congratulations to you for a great image that captures life in a small town. It’s perfect.

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On 10/08/2021 at 04:00, Inchiquin said:

 

Thank you! I've been waiting for an official announcement that voting has closed, but the OP seems to have gone AWOL. If no-one has any objection, I'll set a new topic later today.

 

Alan

 

 

I am so, so sorry! I have been away visiting family (first time since COVID) and this just fell off my radar. Congrats on your win, Alan!

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