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UK Ebbw Vale Culvert ( Dunkin Donuts ) Wales - Dec - 2017

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A bit of a revisit to see if anything had changed since my last visit in 2014

 

Well worth a look if your passing. 

 

Some History 

 

The Culvert in Ebbw Vale is along the River Ebbw Fawr, a stretch of just over a mile of the river was Culverted in 1937 to accommodate expansion of the steel works. 

 

The tunnel was originally a brick lined concrete arch for its entire length. In places it has raised walkways on either side, it is well documented that someone died in this Culvert from touching a live wire that some metal thieves had cut some years ago.

 

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Thanks for looking 

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21 minutes ago, Andy said:

Captured very well, the flowing water looks nice with the longer exposure.

Thanks Andy, hope you have a great xmas, look forward to seeing you in the new year :) 

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