Friday, June 30, 2006

Jaws of Vengeance!

Marie and I have just seen a crane eating a building.

Words alone cannot really do this justice but the old concrete bunker on the roundabout at the end of Westminster Bridge Road is BEING EATEN BY A CRANE.

It has jaws and eyes and water sprouting from it's articulated neck. It looks a little bit like this.

I had to stop and stare and laugh like a 10 year old boy.

I've just seen a crane eat a building.

4 comments:

  1. I went out to look at it too. It was way cool. Hehehehehehehe (Beavis and Butthead-style laugh.)

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  2. Isn't it about 30 years overdue? I'm so happy to see it go.

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  3. When they took down the postwar buildings in Exeter last year, it was like we had been invaded by mechanical dinosaurs. I got so excited I had to take a photo or two. They're taking down this thing, aren't they?

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  4. I saw a crane crossing the road the other day. I love watching caterpillar tracks close up...

    The way they can turn on the spot -SO COOL!!!

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