|Jo Dunningham 9/2004|
Spotted on the side of a Thamesdown bus!
"Swindon poet Richard Jefferies wrote of the 'soul life'.
"These days we find part of Swindon's soul at Coate Water."
Well-known Victorian writer Richard Jefferies
was born at Coate and spent his youth there. The countryside at Coate is central to his writings.
New! Coate Water information site
Coate's Wonderful Dragonfly Assemblage
|Heron at Coate Water 7/2004 (MW)
Further recent photos are in gallery 1
More photos in gallery 2
Lanterns on the Lake photos
including map of part of the proposed development
Coate Stone Circle
Photographs of Swindon's condemned Front Garden
Deer photographs from the Front Garden
Letter from a Wiltshire Wildlife Trust volunteer