The Glory Hole

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  1. abraxas

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    The Eagle Cliff Mine and Cabin:

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    View from the cabin flat toward the mine (150' down).

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    Ore car anchor near mine.

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    Mine shaft and headframe ruin.

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    Cabin entrance back up on the flat.

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    Inside the 'Home-sweet-home'.

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    View from the rock I'm sitting on.

    btw: 'glory hole' is a late 19th, early 20th century name for a richly producing mine shaft/tunnel :)
     
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    WOW.. I love all of em.. but the morning light would make these awsome, especially #1..
     
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    5 is my favorite

    ...but i had a very different idea in my head when you said glory hole...

    :er:
     
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    It's also slang for something quite naughty. ;)
     
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    LOLOLOLOLOLOL:hail::hugs::lmao::drool:
     
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    Thanks everyone- 'Glory Hole', had a much more controversial sound to it than 'Eagle Cliff.' History can be,... stimulating.
    :)
     
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    Wonderful shots! And I believe most would agree that glory holes can be very stimulating.
     

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