Saturday, 6 August 2011

WALKABOUTSVERSE 49 OF 230

Poem 49 of 230:  OXFORD

Viewing a river at different quays
    Is something I sometimes do;
And a favourite, on the Thames,
    Is Oxford, whose studies
Are gems,
    And whose parks may calm you.

(C) David Franks 2003

The Thames at Folly Bridge, Oxford, from a 
Christ Church Meadow Walkabout; 5/9/15

Christ Church College, Oxford; 5/9/2015

Some fine student facilities within
Christ Church College; 5/9/2015 

Gem of a facade - Meadow Building; 5/9/15 

The calming Christ Church Meadow; 5/9/15

Magdalen Bridge Boathouse, Oxford; 5/9/15

The Bridge of Sighs, Hertford College, looking
towards the Bodleian Library, Oxford; 5/9/15

Radcliffe Camera, Oxford; 5/9/15

One of Oxford's "Dreaming Spires"
(Matthew Arnold); 5/9/2015