A collective REPHOTO project
Got my flight OK,but went out to the west.
Coming back the pilot brought me down the middle of Port Stanley Harbour and I got off a series of shots of the South shore from Moody Brook to the Lady Elizabeth.
Now have a list of contact numbers to get permission to go on the land to try and redo the original shots.
Apparently Sparrow Cove is only accessible from the sea so have a contact for a guy with a boat.
Got all the way to Port Louis for the grave shot only to…Continue
Added by Ian Sharp on September 21, 2011 at 4:08am — No Comments
Not getting out and about as much at the moment as we are experiencing Antarctic weather just now,snow blizzards etc which really hamper movement around the Islands.
Got a round robin flight on Monday,fingers crossed, so will get some views from the air of the place.
I have been informed that the grave is located somewhere near Port Louis which is a fair way from Port Stanley but not impossible to get to.
When I get some free time I will have a run round there and see if I can locate it.
Been out and about in the Port Stanley area over the last weekend trying to locate any of the places where the six pictures were taken.There are Balsam Bogs in abundance but not quite what was in the original.
Searched the Main Cemetary to see if the Grave had been relocated there, but again no luck.
Found Sparrow Cove and it will be a combination of Vehicle and "Shank's" to get there as it is a way from Port Stanley Harbour to the North on the far side of Port…Continue