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St Athan Boys Village, S.Wales (Re-visit) - Report - Mar 09

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Following on from our visit HERE, we though we'd pop by and see how the demolition was getting on.

CS has done a good write-up on the history side of things, so I'll leave that be and let the pictures speak.

Present on this visit was myself, Hood_mad and Lola.

Valet parking. (yeah the evo got a run-out)

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The top building has gone. (the one with the stairs)

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Plus the ones behind the monument.

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And the toilets that we stormed have gone too.

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The building between the changing rooms and the cookhouse has gone as well.

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The cookhouse.

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The monument.

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The church.

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No more of the church floor has been ripped up.

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Looking over to the Office? / Education? block.

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Photogenic chair??

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Graffiti.

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Swimming pool.

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More devastation.

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Hood_mad.

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Sports hall.

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Hope you like the pics, there won't be much left soon.

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liking the panoramic shots particularly.
as oldie has said the panoramic shot of the pool is tops.

Not bad for a camera phone. :cool2:

Any word on what's being built there, or is it just clearance demolition?

I've had a look around and can't find much on it. Local planning minutes was one item I found on google, but it just mentioned a site visit by MPs, nothing else.

Saying that, I think we'll find out soon enough as it's coming down at a rate of knots.

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