The Solway Spaceman

Roger Walter

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Fill in the blanks with the missing sentences to complete the article

Missing sentences
  1. taken in 1964 by fireman and photographer

  2. standing with her back towards the camera

  3. did not see anyone present when

  4. claimed the photograph shows

The Solway Spaceman is a figure seen in a photograph Jim Templeton.
The photo of Templeton’s five-year-old daughter was taken in Cumbria, England. Templeton a background figure wearing a space suit and insisted that he the photograph was taken. The image was reproduced widely in newspapers and gained the interest of ufologists.

A recent analysis concluded that the figure was the photographer's wife, .


Practice your writing skills by discussing the questions below

  1. What do you think the figure in the picture really is?

  2. Do you like photography? What are your hobbies?

  3. Have you ever taken a picture that ended up having something strange in it? What was it and where did you take it?

  4. Do you agree with the analysis saying that the figure is the photographer's wife? Why or why not?

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