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    Cane Hill December 2004 - Image intensive!

    Every so often I have a look back through photos of past explores and realise I never really shared them (apart from a handful on DeviantART) as I wasn't a huge forum user before about 2005.

    There are already quite a few 'retro' Cane Hill reports on here but I have chosen December '04 as there were 2 very memorable trips to the hill around this time, as well as one of the first night visits. Despite the cold, wet and dark our enthusiasm was very high and we were starting to see some real 'off the tourist trail' areas of the crumbling hospital.

    The order of the pictures always gets messed up in photobucket, but i'll let them do the rest of the talking anyway! Feel free to ask anything about the shots or the visits.

















































































































































































































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    What a wonderful report! Thanks for putting these images up. Does rather increase the sense of loss and pangs of nostalgia for the place though. Still, excellent memories prodded there and some bits I don't think I've seen images of elsewhere.

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    Always good to see these oldies..I like the fact you simply shot the pics rather than set them up to be arty.Does anyone know if the spacka bike was ever restored as was promised?I did know who took it but memory fails me at the moment.

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    Thankyou both

    Lula - there was a time when we were visiting twice a week so we liked to sneak away from the normal route

    Klempner, this was a time for discovering the features of the camera (Fuji S5500) and it was much harder to get arty shots. Don't remember who took the ancient exercise bike but someone saved it.
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    thanks for putting the old shots up i only got to see the place twice but its kinda what got me into UE in the first place

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    You are welcome Dave.
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    kinda odd that the decline in asylums is directly proportional to the amount of ue ive done recently

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    Another Asylum fan! Have you been to any of the 'new' sites that seem to be popping up lately?
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    nah not been to any of the newer ones not sure why just kinda drifted out the loop

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    Top stuff.

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