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Report - Clabecq Iron Foundry, Belgium, 25/02/07

Oxygen Thief

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Visited with the usual Bennys...

Started with what was probably a locomotive shed, but was now used for storing old casting patterns...

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Then a walk around the ore preparation plant and workshops...

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and the iron ore conveyor control room...

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and then we followed the conveyor up a monster tower, over a mesh floor over some stinking water and rotting iron hulks...

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From the top of the tower...

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In one of the sheds...

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The sign from the bottom of the water tower, since used as a chimney...

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A soundproof control room in the structure somewhere...

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Pipes...

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Next, a storeroom, with soom interesting brochures and records...

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And then over to the finishing shed. Like templeborough, but with a bit more left. And the fact that it's still standing.

Rail bogies just piled up...

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The shed...

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Casting patterns...

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Big metal things...

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Funky looking overhead crane. Nobody had been in these for a long time...

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The shed...

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Next, we found the electrical stores. A small forge and workshop area downstairs...

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and then three floors of spares, still there.

Some old paperwork...

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An old telex machine...

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Some tell-tale light bulbs...

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Documents in the stores offices...

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and some technical drawings still on the table...

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There's still lots more to see here as well. Will definitely be back.