Crane hiatus

Compared to the noise generated by machines re-surfacing a road a block away, or the cumulated cacophony of trucks gear shifting while cornering, cranes are quiet neighbours. The roadworks were completed on the Friday before Christmas and many truckies have been taking a break too. Building sites throughout the city are still ; tools downed … Continue reading Crane hiatus

Seagulls in Rome

Did you know that a group of seagulls is called a squabble? Just as well there is only one in Kettlestitch Press's new book A Construction of Cranes. The Press met this bird in Rome recently, on our way to Bologna via the Forum. If you look carefully, you can see a modern crane on … Continue reading Seagulls in Rome