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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Originally Posted by MarkofSeaLife View Post
Bantry Bay between Killarney Heights and forrestiville, NSW, Australia.

It was an explosives depot. But theres bigger all there to blow up....
I knew you'd get it.

Bantry Bay it is indeed. Convict era.

Fabulous place to while away a weekend.

Correction .... it wasn't convict era at all. Was originally built in 1907. Used until 1973. The shore is still closed to the public, supposedly due to unexploded munitions, though this is probably BS. I went on shore here in the late 1970s, middle of the night, bit spooky.
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Last edited by tdw; 02-16-2014 at 08:33 PM.
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