Tag: birmingham

Newhall Street terracotta face
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Newhall Street terracotta face

The small architectural details can be an important aspect of our enjoyment of the built environment, although…

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Lickey church cross carving
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Lickey church cross carving

Sometimes I think it’s a little sad that some of the best stone carvings have been made…

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Lickey Hills tree stump
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Lickey Hills tree stump

Lickey Hills (south of Birmingham in the UK) is a wonderful area for relaxation, largely due to…

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Lickey Hills tree knot
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Lickey Hills tree knot

If you’ve seen some of my other scans from the area, you’ll already know that Lickey Hills…

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Lickey Hills Trig Point
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Lickey Hills Trig Point

When people think of the built environment they often seem to think mostly of the architects that…

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The War Stone
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The War Stone

Rocks and stones don’t sound like the most wonderful projects to 3D scan, 3D print and paint….

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Sixth Earl of Plymouth Monument
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Sixth Earl of Plymouth Monument

It often surprises me that so many wonderful old monuments are tucked away, only visible to those…

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Beacon Hill Castle
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Beacon Hill Castle

Contrary to it’s name, Beacon Hill Castle isn’t really a castle: it’s a monument and toposcope with…

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Lickey Water Trough
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Lickey Water Trough

Lickey is a lovely little village atop Lickey Hills, south of Birmingham in England. It has some…

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Clent Hills Four Stones
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Clent Hills Four Stones

One of the strangest, but most quintessential, aspects of the English countryside are the follies built, for…

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