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Hello! I write here for the first time. I'm an explorer from Russia and I'd like to communicate with people all over the world;)

I hope It would be interesting for you to watch some places in Russia. I'm keen on not only abandoned places but working industry as well. Sorry I'm not so exellent in photography and English;)

Today I wanna show you the siderite mine in Chelyabinsk region.


Actually It's not abandoned but some drifts are not in use.


We climbed down the minus 80 horizont and walked though the tunnel.


We met friendly miners there. At first they were scared because we could get into troubles (there were blasting in this drift) but then they allowed us to take photos of their electric locomotive and the process of loading it with ore.


After that we walked to the abandoned shaft-sinking set.






Then we had some rest in this room and climbed back;)


This is the ventilation pile driver where we penetrated into the mine.


I hope I did everything right because It's difficult for me to understand the site sometimes:D

Thank you!

Edited by Tinnitus Doll

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Thats really cool and so great to see

your pictures and location are Awesome.

Im so glad you took the time to work your way through the site and hope now you have done so will make more easier for you.

Thank you for sharing your pictures of Siderite mine


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Don't laugh at me please:D I'd be glad If smb will correct my mistakes.;)

You are doing just fine, it's a lovely report :)

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Thats fantastic and your English is actually better than some of my friends!!

Thanks for taking the time and the effort


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That Rocks !, That is very awesome, Your photography is spot on and your English 100% better than my Russian,

Thank you for taking the time to share with us !

:thumb !

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