Fishing for Cast Iron Fish Underground

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UploadedJuly 10, 2011
TakenJune 3, 2010
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D200
Exposure1/8 sec at f/4
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length18 mm

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I was in an old boiler house or coking facility -- it's so gone I can't tell what it was -- that is, totally crumbling. These iron weights -- maybe counterweights of some sort? -- were hanging there and this one was next to a conduit nut hanging from some old wire. It just looked like an iron fish and somebody dropping down some appropriate "bait" which the fish is watching suspiciously ...

This is part of an old mill built in 1920 or so. Sadly, it's been torn down now.

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