Bunkers, trig-points and making life meaningful

Ashover - ROC Post and Trig Point

Here’s a link to my latest short piece for popanth.com, in it I ruminate on bunker hunters, trig points and how we all search for and accumulate meaningful stuff as we go through life.

http://popanth.com/article/enthusiasm-identity-dwelling-and-things/

Photocredit: Hilltop trig point and ROC Post access hatch at Ashover, Derbyshire copyright ‘Ted’ via http://www.TrigpointingUK.com

[This is New Uses For Old Bunkers #34]

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About lukebennett13
Reader & Course Leader, BSc Hons Real Estate, Sheffield Hallam University, UK. I TEACH: built environment law to construction, surveying, real estate and environmental management students. I RESEARCH: metal theft; urban exploration & recreational trespass; occupiers' perceptions of liability for their premises. I THINK: about the links between ideas, materialities and practices in the built environment. I WAS: an environmental lawyer working in commercial practice for 17 years before I joined academia in 2007. I EXPLAIN: the aims of my blogsite site here: https://lukebennett13.wordpress.com/2012/02/15/prosaic/ LINKS: Twitter: @lukebennett13; Archive: http://shu.academia.edu/lukebennett. EPITAPH: “He lived at a little distance from his body, regarding his own acts with doubtful side-glances.” James Joyce, Dubliners

One Response to Bunkers, trig-points and making life meaningful

  1. Great stuff Luke.Good story about ‘Bill’ and his Benchmarks. Something else to look out for on the travels.. Also that is a very spooky bunker. Sure there is an eye peering out!

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