Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk

I was there earlier this month, meeting up with family, and we had a great time there.  I took an hour or so out from family meet-ups, however, to wander about with camera in hand, looking for cats worthy of worship.  And I found quite a few.

 

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Aristocratic cat

There was this one, a panther I suppose, guarding the entrance to a house that was right on the main road.

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Sculpture at Pinkfoot Gallery

The Pinkfoot Gallery window was dominated by this simple, beautiful sculpture.  I decided to use the photo that showed my reflection, I quite like the effect.

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Cat at Letheringsett Mill

The mill is water-powered, a couple of hundred years old, and guarded by this little black cat.  This is the closest I got.  That cat is good.

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Cat stickers!

And they are just stickers, the kind you can get in any poundshop.  But they were fresh, and they were placed at adult height, so I thought it would be much wiser to co-operate with the universe than not.

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Windvane at Cley

I thought the windvane was pretty special.  It’s on the trackway that leads to Cley Windmill, if you’re in that neck of the woods.

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“I can see you”

This lovely black and white cat was in a local gallery, and saw this dog outside.  It was a nice dog.  Very quiet, very civilised.  The cat was much more determined.  This is what happened next:

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“I always get my way”

I told the nice man in the picture I was going to put it up on my blog, he was quite happy.

Clover Greetings, from a photo by Richard Clover 2009

And finally, this is a greetings card I bought at the bookshop – a Clover Greetings card, from a photo by Richard Clover.  And it shows the cat that lives in the bookshop, who’s worshipped by all and sundry, including me – adorable!  They got so many requests for photos, they had the card commissioned, and she still holds court today, six years after this photo was taken.

Wonderful cats.  Wonderful place.

 

3 thoughts on “Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk

    1. It’s funny, isn’t it!

      My apologies – I’ve only just seen this post – I do have a subscribe button now, I think you’ve seen it already.

      Thanks for posting.

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