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Old and abandoned

I love old buildings, and this is old and derelict and falling to pieces and kind of creepy. There... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Jo1232016
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Bygone days

The abandoned buildings of the cement works look like ruined cathedrals, and they were certainly... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
macderma
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Kingston, Canada
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27 Aug 2018
“Old and abandoned”
15 Aug 2018
“Bygone days”
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79/133 Wilson Road RD 1, Warkworth, Auckland 0981, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I love old buildings, and this is old and derelict and falling to pieces and kind of creepy. There are trees growing out of concrete and on the day we were there it was overcast and grey and it would have been a great place...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

The abandoned buildings of the cement works look like ruined cathedrals, and they were certainly temples of industry, supplying wartime cement to Australia. Pleasant walk by river and boats moored along the river enliven your atroll

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Industrial ruins are rare in New Zealand. This is the remains of NZ"s first Portland Cement Factory. The buildings and chimneys are made from concrete, of course, but since the works closed in the 1930's, they have slowly collapsed in parts. They are now fenced...More

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