Christopher Fowler
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I have now accumulated a pretty high number of blog entries, considering this site is run by one bloke armed with a Mac and a bookshelf - its volume comes from a/blogging every day and b/ the insomnia that kicks me awake at five each morning, leaving me time to research/write such things. Thinking of the website as an old cupboard through which you can rummage and find something at the back you're…
Christopher Fowler
Last year I posted some creepy amusements from the Prater in Vienna. Now my 'Eyes In The North' Porl Cooper has spotted this Victorian Jolly Jack Tar at the end of Southport pier, and pointed out how much it looks like the one that features in the story 'Oh, I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside' in 'Red Gloves'. I think they must all have been made by the same company, but when you put in your penny…
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