"I'm an archaeologist and you can find old pipes from the 1600's all along here."
Yes its a treasure trove of old radios, shopping carts and the odd metal spike.
Call me a cynic but this stretch of the Thames is the most picked over stretch of beach in existence (must be).
Jess was convinced in the way only an 8 year old can be.
She discovered this "bones of some kind of animal"
Mr archaeologist said:
All along here were taverns of ill repute and they used to toss the bones of the animasl they'd eaten into the river....I'd say this dates back 200 years or so...."
Its a sheep's jaw washed down the river and washed up on the beach in the center of the city.
The picture was the compromise.
My kid wanted me to carry it home and take it to school for"show and tell.
This is interesting to me . " Age 8" as an afterthought says something..... right?
I've had a bit of an "event" this week and didn't feel much like posting. I'm not sure whether the blog has much legs to be honest I'm contemplating packing it in and starting again when I move to HK .
A "Start afresh" under a different name sort of thing...etc.....etc.
But here I am again. Be well and healthy everyone.