Gilding looking good!

pump roomWell l have to say the gilding applied to the Pinder quote on the Pump Room is looking very impressive as the scaffolding that has coated the building for weeks is finally coming down.pump room

Apart from a new roof and some conservation work the ‘Water is Best’ quote in ancient Greek is looking golden and much more distinctive.

The icing on the cake.
Meanwhile – just around the side of Bath Abbey – Rebecca at the Well continues to be waterless. It’s where you will find the same slogan about the efficacy of water but this time in English.rebecca at the fountain

As a city of water l was rather hoping they would have the fountain in operation by now.rebecca

Not quite on the same scale as the deluge gushing forth in Laura Place but at least a mini-celebration of Bath’s flowing waters