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This was a place we had wanted to visit for a long time so when it got mentioned in memory of DHL that a group of people would be getting together up here i jumped at the chance..

So myself UrbanGinger SpaceInvader met up with PaulPowers and headed in ,then met way too many people to name if i could remember who everyone was..

Nice to meet up with old and new faces..RIP dave

 

 

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Sorry i didnt get round to the abseil pitch that was set up my head was way to spinny for that.Great evening was had ,Thanks to all involved

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Must go back to get that door properly..got it from 2 sides many shots cant layer them cos i dont know how to so its all lit even..so a return is in orderr lol

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Lovely shots folks..its a bit of a pig to illuminate eh!! I can still see "The Man" in his orange boiler suit watching me waving my arms madly trying to light up those vast tunnels

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Thanks guys,yeah its a pig to light even with my big torc the passages are so vast doing a double tunnel shot with wideangle was impossible..one torch throws a wide beam and lights it well but even with another torch on spot setting it didnt reach the end..And Shush was a 24 hour mad visit planned to sleep there but ended up home 24 hours after i got up to go here

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I've seen pics of bits that we missed, looks like I'll be heading back soon

Seriously, I've been there about 8 or 9 times and I still have not seen it all, it's physically impossible to do I think.

Nice pics both, I arrived very late to the party but still had a good time. Was a good evening, but I didn't bother taking my camera with me to Middleton so no pics from me.

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Cracking shots gents, was a good day / night.

I reckon next time I go I'm taking a bike ;)

would work..need a nice strong bike light the drops in there are rather big

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Aye, DHL talked to me a few times about taking me here. Never did though

Nice.

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Been admiring your pics in here for a good 30 minutes now, brilliant mate! Superb :thumb

they could be better lit but i wasnt really with it that day ;)

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