The Marines

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Substance and beauty


Sublime in character

Impressive to view


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Grange Jetty-1

The View From The Marines

If you are ever in Adelaide take a trip down to Grange Jetty, from there you will see these wonderfully restored Terrace Houses

I have always loved these houses as they remind me of England.

(The year the Marines were constructed, 1882, was the peak of the land boom in Adelaide

The terrace of houses is of architectural significance because it was designed in the grand style of similar buildings at English seaside resorts and has a rarity value as one of the few remaining three-storied terrace houses in South Australia.)

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Hi and welcome to my Blog, my name is Michael and I am a passionate Photographer and video vlogger. Please Follow and subscribe to my Blog and YouTube channel. I Live in Adelaide South Australia, I also do the occasional reviews, as I love new tech and gadgets. Photography: Instagram: YouTube here: Camera’s I use Canon G7X Canon & Eos M3 for vlogging Go Pro Hero 4 Silver XT1 for Photography Software Final Cut ProX LightRoom Nik
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26 Responses to The Marines

  1. I love the colours, so strong and beautiful. Especially the blue sky!

  2. The building is sooo classic. A piece of history

  3. Bee says:

    Trip down memory lane for me

  4. Lisa says:

    Very elegant! I love it!!

  5. mrsbearfoot says:

    Absolutely stunning!

  6. choppy123 says:

    I have never noticed these, will have to pop down and have a look, they are beautiful 🙂

    • mikew66 says:

      Yes they are well worth checking out the last one sold for 2.45 million

      • choppy123 says:

        Just slightly out of my price range…. will have to work a few hundred more years then 🙂

      • mikew66 says:

        Yes mine to but we can dream…and theres always the Lotto !!!

  7. Iamrcc says:

    Love the water and the sky and the grass and the… You get the idea. Thanks for the like of my post “Balancing”.

  8. divinechaos says:

    I love the rich colors and the play of sunlight. As always, beautiful pics!

  9. Zia says:

    like the processing here….perfect color…contrast

  10. Through My Eyes says:

    Hey, I nominated you for a Shine On Award. You can find the requirements through my blog post.

  11. Chas Spain says:

    Hi Mike – These are wonderful. There is a beautiful group of 3 storey terraces in Drummond St Carlton which I often walk by and some bluestone terraces in Geelong which we saw just recently – not as ornate but very stately and with a similar aspect close to the sea. Wouldn’t it be nice for a little more low rise development like this rather than the very bland blocks being foisted on us by developers these days?

    • mikew66 says:

      Yes I totally agree we seem to have forgotten how beautiful buildings can be, everything now just seems to be concrete squares.
      Thanks for such a great comment


  12. Marianne says:

    Was hoping to get to Adelaide on my last trip to Australia, earlier this year – but didn’t make it – again! Grange jetty looks wonderful, Mike. 🙂

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