Straining Tower - Lake Vyrnwy, Wales (built in the 1880s). Lake Vyrnwy supplies Liverpool with water. The water travels along a 70 mile aqueduct which starts at the Straining Tower. Stayed at the hotel here for work...so beautiful!
Mermaid Street, Rye, East Sussex, England. "When I stayed at the Mermaid Inn, my room window was above that Mermaid sign, and this was the most exciting thing to ever occur in my lifetime. I could REACH OUT AND TOUCH THAT SIGN!!!! I have a thing for Rye, if you do not know already." from enchantedengland.tumblr.com
fan lacing corset "Samuel Higby Camp in 1908, his unique lacing system of pulleys make it possible for a wearer to lace and tighten her own corset. For those of you that have worn, or tried to wear, a back-lacing corset, let me tell you that the fan-lacing principle makes the whole task so much easier!"