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selectedgrub

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Rusted relics
« on: December 04, 2012, 06:15:53 am »
Some photos I took.
















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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2012, 09:30:10 am »
I can see where you get the inspiration for your bike
Did you just go PSSSSSSST at me or have I just sprung a leak?

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2012, 07:25:21 am »
:) Very much so.

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #3 on: December 07, 2012, 05:06:56 pm »
Thank you for sharing! My favorites from the top down are photographs three, four and six, most especially photograph four.

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Re: Rusted relics
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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2013, 12:51:42 pm »
I do like those. Where are they taken?
Bwahahaha! They called me mad! MAD! But with my cross-dimensional time-fez I'll show them!!!!! hehehehe!!

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2013, 06:06:55 am »

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #7 on: March 12, 2013, 12:11:58 am »
ooo, I love old places like that.  Always makes me wish I could see it when it was in use  :)
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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #8 on: April 29, 2013, 05:51:37 am »
Yes, Old photos are all we have left.

Here, some storage cool stores left from the river traders in the late 1800's














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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2013, 12:23:13 pm »
Are there no Hobbits left in the Shire ?
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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #10 on: May 15, 2013, 11:45:01 pm »

selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #11 on: June 25, 2013, 08:40:08 am »
Old Pump house. 1903




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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #12 on: June 25, 2013, 11:40:49 pm »
Cool.....but what's inside?
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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #13 on: June 29, 2013, 09:33:23 am »
Pumps silly.  :P
May have been the losing side. Still not convinced it was the wrong one.

Hope you got your things together

Hope you're quite prepared to die

Looks like we're in for nasty weather

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selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #14 on: July 15, 2013, 06:59:52 pm »
Cool.....but what's inside?

Nothing but structural work now.



Couple more randoms.










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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #15 on: July 15, 2013, 07:45:38 pm »
'Ver Nice, shame about all that secca nonsense in the 3rd photo (looks like some kind of prison!)
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selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #16 on: July 16, 2013, 12:33:30 am »
Yes, Mt Eden prison. 1856

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #17 on: July 23, 2013, 06:50:16 am »

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #18 on: July 23, 2013, 09:54:31 am »
Outstanding

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #19 on: July 23, 2013, 11:19:37 am »
Very nice pictures.
Small though it is, the human brain can be quite effective when used properly.

selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #20 on: July 28, 2013, 08:58:14 am »
Thanks!!





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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #21 on: July 28, 2013, 01:33:38 pm »
Nice job with the photography. 

selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #22 on: July 28, 2013, 10:02:26 pm »
Thank you kind sir.
I like to play, amateur.

Photo of a photo
Pioneers:


New Zealand historic trust buildings:
http://selectedgrub.blogspot.co.nz/p/blog-page_3626.html

And some more rusted relics.










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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #23 on: August 15, 2013, 12:05:19 am »
A gorgeous collection.
How frustrating I can't nab any of it for fun and frollicks!

selectedgrub

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Re: Rusted relics
« Reply #24 on: August 17, 2013, 04:01:07 am »
I love it in my garden too.