gutter_monkey (gutter_monkey) wrote in abandonedplaces,
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Bucket Wheel Excavator #21

I went on a road trip with a friend from Melbourne to Canberra and part of our mission statement was to find & explore interesting things. He drove me straight to this:

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Here I am climbing the arm to the top of the dredger:
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A view of our car waaaaaayyyyyy down in the parking lot below us:
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A view of the bucket wheel from above:
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There was no way in hell I was leaving without climbing inside a bucket:
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Inside the tank treads that used to move the dredger around
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Sunset over the Hazelwood open cut mine:
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Night falls on Dredger #21
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Photos by me & my friend Danny.

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