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Tubs Church, USA, December 2016

It's been a little bit since I've posted anything but that doesn't mean I've been slacking on exploring. The last week of December and early January me and my exploring pal decided it was a good time to get down and dirty scouting, researching, and exploring places here around Birmingham, since he had a few weeks off from college classes. Despite a recent revival in the downtown area of Birmingham, it's still a town filled with lots of blight, and is consistently mentioned as one of the more dangerous big city in the country. A blight filled town is great from an exploring standpoint, not great from any other standpoint.

 

But on with the pics.

 

I unfortunately haven't been able to find much of any information about this little church tucked away in the ghetto. About all I know is that it's an old Methodist church. It's very nice and impressive from the outside, but unfortunately the inside has been victim to some terribly cheap renovations. The good shepherd stained glass window is still very impressive however.

 

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Thanks for looking :)

 

More pics here

 

https://www.flickr.com/photos/137551524@N06/albums/72157677093111320/with/31843941052/

 

 

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The fifth and sixth photo are my absolute favorites, the lead glass window is really great.

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Like the look of this one bud. Thanks for the share :thumb

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Thanks guys, glad you all enjoyed it :)

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