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So I've finally decided to bite the bullet and register, been hovering around for far too long looking at all the great work by everyone on here and not joining in. So as soon as I've got my head around working the site out (I'm not the brightest) I'll post a few of my pics forms various locations in wales. I've been urban exploring for about 8 months now and I do believe I'm hooked. Anyway hope you enjoy my photos when I get round to uploading them

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Welcome along,what sort of thing are you into down in wales,the mines or industry or the derps?

To be honest I like all sides of it but I haven't done any mines yet. Think I'm gonna need a guide for that

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