Douglas Corporation.

All posts tagged Douglas Corporation.

Artscape Paving in Regent Street in Douglas.

I didn’t know if I was coming or going whilst walking on this paving 🙂

Feel free to make any comments either on this website by clicking the “Write comment” below or by logging onto my Facebook Page enjoy – Click on the image for a larger view.

Regent Street Paving © Peter Killey - www.manxscenes.com

Share

A bit of a breeze blowing up on Douglas Head this afternoon and I just couldn’t resist this one of the Manannan backing in to her Berth.

Coupled with the Gorgeous WW1 commemorative display of poppies on Douglas Head now in full bloom which is a total credit to Douglas Corporation Gardening Department for such a fantastic display up on Douglas Head.

Feel free to make any comments either on this website by clicking the “Write comment” below or by logging onto my Facebook Page enjoy – Click on the image for a larger view.

Poppies on Douglas Head - © Peter Killey - www.manxscenes.com

Share

This former Fire Station in John Street used to house the Duty Appliance and crew up until 1977, the Fire Brigade of them days were all under the leadership of Douglas Corporation and this building is now the Housing Offices for the Borough.

The image was captured on my Nikon S8200 Camera resized and cropped in Adobe Photoshop CS6.

Feel free to make any comments either on this website by clicking on the “Write comment” below or by logging onto my Facebook Page – Click on the image for a larger view.

The Former Douglas Fire Station in John Street – © Peter Killey

Share

Opened in 1899, this Victorian market building still operates as a market to this day.

The building is situated on the junction of Market Hill and North Quay in downtown “Old Douglas” and is owned by Douglas Borough Council (Ratepayers of Douglas).

The below image was captured on my Fuji X10 camera resized and cropped in Adobe Photoshop CS5

Click on the image for a larger view.

The Victorian Market Hall, Douglas - © Peter Killey

Share

This building at the northern end of Douglas Promenade houses Douglas Borough Council’s historic Horse Trams and the offices above have been converted into a conference facility and called “The Strathallan Suite”

The image was captured on my Fuji X10 camera resized and cropped in Adobe Photoshop CS5.

Click on the image for a larger view!

Strathallen Terrace - Douglas - © Peter Killey

Share

This beautiful building was once owned by Henry Bloom Noble and was bought by Douglas Corporation in 1910 for the sum of £60,000.

The Villa Marina Royal Hall and Gardens were opened in the the summer of 1913 – (click image for larger view).

The image was taken on my Nikon D80 SLR with a Nikon 18-135 F3.5/5.6 G AFS DX lens at 20mm and cropped in Adobe Photoshop CS5.

Villa Marina - Harris Promenade - Douglas © Peter Killey

 

 

Share