Challenge Your Camera #3: Industrial


(Mostly) Industrial Relics

ruins of pulp mill, Port Huon Tasmania
Cranes, Port Klang Malaysia
This was taken at Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour once a naval dockyard around 2016.
Narrow gauge steam locomotive QVMAG Launceston, Tasmania 2013

Taswegian1957

I was born in England in 1957 and lived there until our family came to Australia in 1966. I grew up in Adelaide, South Australia, where I met and married my husband David. We came together over a mutual love of trains. Both of us worked for the railways for many years, his job was with Australian National Railways, while I spent 12 years working for the STA, later TransAdelaide the Adelaide city transit system. After leaving that job I worked in hospitality until 2008. We moved to Tasmania in 2002 to live in the beautiful Huon Valley. In 2015 David became ill and passed away in October of that year. I currently co-write two blogs on WordPress.com with my sister Naomi. Our doll blog "Dolls, Dolls, Dolls", and "Our Other Blog" which is about everything else but with a focus on photographs and places in Tasmania. In November 2019 I began a new life in the house that Naomi and I intend to make our retirement home at Sisters Beach in Tasmania's northwest. My current housemates are Cindy, my 14-year-old Staffy-Lab X dog and Polly the world's most unsociable cat who is seven.

5 comments

  1. Absolutely brilliant, well done! It seems like you love old stuff like this just as much as I do. We have lots of industrial archaeology in England and several “living” museums too. I’ve just refollowed you again as it seems WordPress is having one of its tantrums again, I’m frankly baffled by it!

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