the track north

Apr 23

A worker sweeping the new M1 motorway prior to opening, Bedfordshire, 1959

A worker sweeping the new M1 motorway prior to opening, Bedfordshire, 1959

nicenature’s photograph of a train on the Kominato Line, Chiba, Japan (by nicenature)

nicenature’s photograph of a train on the Kominato Line, Chiba, Japan (by nicenature)

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Joel Abroad’s photograph of abandoned ivy-covered buildings, Utsunomiya, Japan, 2006 (by Joel Abroad)

Joel Abroad’s photograph of abandoned ivy-covered buildings, Utsunomiya, Japan, 2006 (by Joel Abroad)

Apr 22

Akiko Takizawa’s Headland, Torii On The Cliff (via Spoon & Tamago)

Akiko Takizawa’s Headland, Torii On The Cliff (via Spoon & Tamago)

Werner Bischof’s Silk Drying 2, Kyoto, Japan, 1951 (via Spoon & Tamago)

Werner Bischof’s Silk Drying 2, Kyoto, Japan, 1951 (via Spoon & Tamago)

Alexander Tkachev’s photograph of Siena, Italy, 2009 (by Alexander Tkachev)

Alexander Tkachev’s photograph of Siena, Italy, 2009 (by Alexander Tkachev)

Postcard of Volkswagen’s factory at Hannover, Germany

Postcard of Volkswagen’s factory at Hannover, Germany

Apr 21

Country pylon, Bedfordshire

Country pylon, Bedfordshire

From The Little Picture Book Of Estonia, housing blocks under construction at Mustamäe, Tallinn, c1965 (by mikeyashworth)

From The Little Picture Book Of Estonia, housing blocks under construction at Mustamäe, Tallinn, c1965 (by mikeyashworth)

Kurt Wenzel’s poster design for the Danish release of the film The 39 Steps, 1960 (via 50 Watts)

Kurt Wenzel’s poster design for the Danish release of the film The 39 Steps, 1960 (via 50 Watts)

Envelope of a letter from Mark Twain to Beatrice Benjamin, 1906 (via The American Museum in Britain)

Envelope of a letter from Mark Twain to Beatrice Benjamin, 1906 (via The American Museum in Britain)

Rafael Sanz Lobato’s photograph of a football match in Soria, Spain 1968 (via Paula Gortazar)

Rafael Sanz Lobato’s photograph of a football match in Soria, Spain 1968 (via Paula Gortazar)

Apr 20

Local woods in spring

Local woods in spring

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