Thursday Doors

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The Peace Bridge, Derry City.

On a family visit to Northern Ireland over the holidays I noticed that quite a few doors were grey, matching the weather.



Cannon mounted on the walls in front of the Tower Museum


Entrance to the Tower Museum


Inside the city walls

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When night drew in, the grey sky turned to a deep blue as Derry City’s lights came on.


The Peace Bridge by night.

Thank you for taking the time to view my first post of 2016, may you have a peaceful year ahead of you. An interesting selection of international doors await you on Norm’s blog – click the blue link at the bottom of his post.

About Jean Reinhardt

Author of 'A Pocket Full of Shells' an Amazon International best seller, Jean writes young adult and historical fiction. She has been known to shed a tear over Little House on the Prairie.
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18 Responses to Thursday Doors

  1. jan says:

    It was a pleasure getting to know you in 2015! All the best in 2016!

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  2. Dan Antion says:

    I like the gray doors, especially the arched one. Happy new year!

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  3. Jean, the blue of the sky in that last shot is so beautiful! Happy 2016 to you and yours.


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  4. Kash Pals says:

    Lovely photos. Wishing you a great, prosperous, blissful, healthy and delightful Happy New Year 2016. 🙂

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  5. Norm 2.0 says:

    Those grey doors work well with the stone walls.
    All the best to you for 2016 Jean – so glad you’re a part of our #ThursdayDoors global family 🙂

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  6. marianallen says:

    I love arches, bridges, and all things made of those flat stones. This was a real treat! 🙂

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  7. pattimoed says:

    Hi Jean. That deep blue sky is beautiful. I like how you describe the gray doors that match the weather. 🙂 We have a lot of gray here too. Snow, rain, wind. I’m ready for a tropical beach.

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  8. Ali Isaac says:

    Happy New Year Jean! 😊

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  9. Maybe grey is the new black? 🙂 lovely pics, Jean!

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