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By ericfaragh
What I like about this is the effort and force that has gone into making sure that this bolt will never be drawn again. There are two nails jamming it, plus a nut and bolt (which has a washer for some reason) and to top it all, the handle to draw the bolt has also been twisted out of shape so that it can never move again. Nevertheless, somebody has had a go at levering the entire thing off the door.

Tags: General Rust Doors Force Door Lock Specialist and abstract Washer Locks Bolt Rusty Rusting Entrance Doorway Rusted Locked Rusts Bolts Nail Nails Twisted Forced Jammed Jamming

Voters: dunczilla, jonlonbla, LauraVest and 29 more

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dunczilla 16 74 England
27 Jul 2006 6:23PM
Love all the close-up detail - how does it look in B&W?
jonlonbla 16 4 England
27 Jul 2006 6:32PM
I just "knew" this had to be yours! Lovely warm colour of the wood complements the rust. Click
old timer 18 55 1 Scotland
27 Jul 2006 6:46PM
Lovely textures and rust colour, Eric.
thorn 18 124 2 Scotland
27 Jul 2006 6:51PM
HI Eric,great grains,textures,detail and presentation.You got it right on the button.Take care.AnnSmile
jaktis 18 84 Sweden
27 Jul 2006 6:55PM
Great details and efforts

27 Jul 2006 7:39PM
Fabulous lighting and detail Eric. Another beauty. click!!
Jens_Peter 16 1
27 Jul 2006 7:39PM
I would like to comment your photos, but I cant. They are from a different world and I do not have the insight to value them correctly.

But I cant se that you can take sharp photos.
Nigel_95 Plus
16 262 2 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2006 7:44PM
The question is: What is lurking inside? I can't see any rational reason for an owner totally disabling the ability to get inside. Well seen Eric.

ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2006 7:55PM
Thanks Duncan (loses a lot in bw), John, Jim, Ann, Peter, Keith, Jens and Nigel. Smile

Yes, Nigel, that was the irony of it. The whole of the building behind this door has in fact been demolished. Smile
Big_Beavis 17 5 2 England
27 Jul 2006 8:02PM
You certainly have an 'eye' for these kind of things Eric, great lighting, composition and textures.

User_Removed 16 51
27 Jul 2006 8:08PM
You have a real knack for this type of photography Eric and a nice story behind this one. Great shot.

MalcolmS Plus
17 1.2k 13 England
27 Jul 2006 8:39PM
great textures Eric

GPTek 16 461 1 England
27 Jul 2006 8:42PM
Great textures, of course well captured. You can imagine a whole scenario behind the lock.
Good one

norton 18 2 6 Jersey
27 Jul 2006 8:58PM
Detail,lighting and textures are great,nice image,well spotted and captured.....

ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2006 10:17PM
Thanks David, Derek, Malcolm, Geoff and Tony, glad you all like it. Smile
taggart Plus
17 47 15 United States
28 Jul 2006 2:11AM
Hmmmmmmmmm---wonder what is indie -- ???

ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2006 7:16AM
Thank you Jen. Just a sea of bricks where the building used to be, I'm afraid. Smile
TommyStr 16 9 3 Norway
28 Jul 2006 9:41AM
Nice image which gets even better after reading the discription!
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2006 12:25PM
Cheers Tommy, glad you think so. Smile
xinia 17 54
28 Jul 2006 1:20PM
amazed how much there is to look at and puzzle over - ie that bolt baffled me before reading your description Smile
16 13 1 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2006 3:04PM
You have a keen eye for detail indeed, well photographed and presented!
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2006 8:03PM
Thanks Maggie and Simon, good to have your comments. Smile
ronss 16 1.2k Canada
29 Jul 2006 3:52AM
Great texture and lighting. Thanks for the explanation, makes the image more meaningful.
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2006 8:10AM
Glad you like it Ron. Smile
The_Collector 16 4 1 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2006 10:02AM
Great observation, makes one wonder what lies behind the lock.
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2006 11:05AM
Thanks Darren, glad you like it. Smile
29 Jul 2006 3:40PM
Well spotted.
A great shot.!!
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2006 5:28PM
Thanks Mike, I'm pleased you think so. Smile
oppo 16 6 2 Scotland
30 Jul 2006 1:34PM
Superb detail and texture.

ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2006 2:23PM
Thanks for your comment Phil, good to hear from you. Smile
MickS 17 23 14 England
31 Jul 2006 7:15PM
Watcha Eric,
excellent photographer's photograph, lovely textures, colours and light and shade, guddun.
dark_lord Plus
18 2.9k 824 England
3 Aug 2006 11:53AM
Interesting detail shot. Like your description, too.
ericfaragh Plus
18 149 6 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2006 12:16PM
Thanks Mick and Keith, good to hear your opinions. Smile

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