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Clipstone Colliery

By hunter031072
Its been a long while since i posted any photos. this image is Clipstone Colliery stocks that still remain after the mine was finally closed in April 2003. and are one of the tallest in Europe. my father in law spent most of his working life down this mine and is enjoying retirement at his ripe old age of 89. i dedicate this image to him as he is an inspirationGrinGrin

Tags: Photo journalism General Architecture Black and white Specialist and abstract Digitally manipulated Digital art Landscape and travel

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10 Jan 2015 8:16PM
I love historic buildings like this one - so sad to see it closed and in need of repair. A fine shot, a fitting tribute to your father-in-law, and thank you for letting us all see it.

Regards, Ewan Grin

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podgod 15 514 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2015 1:21AM
As a former miner I always love to see these.
BIGRY1 Plus
7 3 8 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2015 3:09PM
My Dad worked there!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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