This website is dedicated to a special project
by the illustrator, Borin Van Loon. A resident of Ipswich, the county
of Suffolk in England, Borin has been photographing examples of old
on the walls of buildings in and around the town for several years.
The galleries of images shown here reflect the transition of a very
town (Ipswich is the earliest continuous settlement in England, dating
to the seventh or eighth centuries) as it progresses into the twenty
They will be updated and extended regularly including non-Ipswich
examples in Gallery 6.
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[Note: the letter 'R' we
are using as a background here is taken from
cast iron street sign in Gallery 2: