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By woolybill1
Suffolk Miscellany 4: this elderly crane is used to transfer yachts between shore and water at Woodbridge.

Thanks for the pile of comments and votes yesterday, specially to Ollie, Ken (franken), Leo, Ken (rambler), Marie and Sue who honoured me with User Awards.
Thanks for looking Smile

Tags: Transport Abstract Black and white Specialist

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15 Oct 2020 7:12AM
Whoa! ...have a gong!
AlfieK Plus
3 1 1 United Kingdom
15 Oct 2020 7:28AM
Great shot Bill. Have walked past this many a time and never thought to photograph it. Well seen and captured.
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
15 Oct 2020 7:55AM
excellent observation Wink
delboy1145 Plus
12 30 10 England
15 Oct 2020 8:05AM
Built to last
saltireblue Plus
10 11.2k 68 Norway
15 Oct 2020 8:13AM
There's a weird, non-human figure in the cab.
The ladder up the tracks is a perfect lead-in to take the eye on a journey of discovery up, up , then out through the jib.
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
15 Oct 2020 8:20AM
Interesting, Bill. Could do with a bit of refurbishment I think.

cats_123 Plus
16 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
15 Oct 2020 8:28AM
Super industrial mono 😁
chase Plus
15 1.9k 480 England
15 Oct 2020 9:14AM
Ooo, all that metallic decay...I am on my way Wink
jacomes Plus
5 26 25 Portugal
15 Oct 2020 9:56AM
Nice image Bill, well seen and good mono. Just shows what sea air can do to metal and paint work, one hopes the corrosion is no more than skin deep.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
15 Oct 2020 11:24AM
A well used piece of machinery. I too, like Malc, see a strange figure in the cab! 😃👍
Trev 😀
Saastad Plus
1 16 14 Norway
15 Oct 2020 11:38AM
Good one!

mac Plus
19 9 Scotland
15 Oct 2020 11:57AM
If it works, why bother with what it looks like! Good capture, with all the flaking paint and rust.
woolybill1 Plus
14 34 76 United Kingdom
15 Oct 2020 12:03PM

Quote:There's a weird, non-human figure in the cab.

Quote:I too, like Malc, see a strange figure in the cab!

Now I can see it too, having never noticed before Blush
I checked it out in the original. It appears to be splashes of paint with a couple of deliberate daubs above.
Just add the signature 'Picasso woz 'ere OK?' and it could be worth a mint WinkWinkWinkWinkWink

15 Oct 2020 1:02PM
terrific tonal contrasts and beautiful blacks, to mention just two
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
15 Oct 2020 2:29PM
Yup...there's someone in there. It looks robotish, with lights on. Great image and well captured Bill.
15 Oct 2020 4:21PM
Excellent treatment.

Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Oct 2020 5:52PM
Big contraption !! Nice one Bill.
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