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Great jhm 2013-04-11 4:21

Hello Pedro,

This is indeed a very busy street view.
Composition and colours give a nice presentation.
Nice composition, TFS.

Have a nice day,

Old 04-13-2013, 03:15 AM
jcpix jcpix is offline
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Default To Noel_Byrne: Windvane

Hi Noel,

The statue on the roof is actually a more decorative and elaborate "flag," in a manner of speaking. You can see many of these on farmhouses, usually with a rooster as the object along with directional "forks" for North, East, West and South. To steal info from the internet: A weather vane is an instrument for showing the direction of the wind . They are typically used as an architectural ornament to the highest point of a building. This one is attached firmly in place...I wonder if the city just got cheap and bought one that looked like a real masterpiece, figuring no one would really notice at that height!?

I was looking over pictures of the Leinster House that you mentioned...whoa, I now wonder if the city of Phoenix also stole the design...amazingly similar! Always love the comments, thanks for writing so often! Hope you have a great weekend...and get some sun! ha


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