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Ladd Water Tower

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 8 May 2017 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Water tower spotted in Ladd, Illinois. This was a community we were just passing through until we spotted a restaurant called Rip's Tavern that we decided to catch dinner at. To our surprise, it was a restaurant with a four-item menu and no silverware. But the food was absolutely delish and wait staff was very friendly.

The community has 1,255 residents and is only 1.18 square miles in size.

Photo captured April 8, 2017.

NIKON D7000 1/350 second F/5.6 ISO 100 38 mm

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle composition. )

8 May 2017 6:01am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Could pass as sculpture !

8 May 2017 6:51am

yo from Ile de France, France

Belle contre-plongée !
Voici un autre château d'eau :

8 May 2017 7:23am

Marité from France

On en distingue un peu partout de ces tours d'eau très particulières...
Bonne journée !

8 May 2017 10:48am

Shaun from Thorton, United States

Great image of this water tower.

8 May 2017 10:49am

willy from Belgium

je n'avais pas pensé à un château d'eau Steven

une très belle prise


8 May 2017 1:12pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

No silverware???? Burgers and fries?? I like this point of view of the water tower.

8 May 2017 2:11pm

Remus from Portugal

It's almost always like this, is in the smaller places that we always eat well.
Great photo of this water tower.

8 May 2017 2:41pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

In your country, when route is being made , is easy to find a place with delicious food.

8 May 2017 3:37pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent pov...!

8 May 2017 6:38pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

small menu is always a good sign. Nice tower

8 May 2017 6:57pm

Yvon from Belgium

A nice compo : bravo.
Have a lovely week, Steven.

8 May 2017 9:21pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

you went a long way from Chicago for dinner!

9 May 2017 12:03am

@Harry: LOL! Thanks for the chuckle!

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

It sounds like a very unique place! I always like coming across places like that. They make memories!

9 May 2017 2:22am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Telling the background of the picture makes it interesting. The restaurant sounds like a great choice.

9 May 2017 3:27am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

agréable recherche

9 May 2017 6:55am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful pov and excellent composition. Great shot. :)

9 May 2017 6:20pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

Like a time capsule!

9 May 2017 8:34pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing .

10 May 2017 12:47pm