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Mill Creek Bridge.
  Mill Creek Bridge.
Mill Creek Bridge.
Completed in 1928, this old bridge is based on the American Howe Truss design. The Bridge is 21.3m (70 feet) long, and it spans Mill Creek just before it flows into the Hawkesbury River near Spencer. There is barely any trace of the old three story mill upstream, apart from the basic foundations. A new concrete bridge has been built alongside the original, which is now permanently closed to vehicular traffic.
Captured on a less than perfect day, at 1/60th f16.0 and ISO-320.

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Tiia Vissak
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    great tones, details & pov!

7/2/2013 12:45:14 PM

 
Joy Rector
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great shot, well done

7/2/2013 1:01:07 PM

 
Ermanno Radice
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Wonderful perspective, beautiful composition!

7/2/2013 1:18:06 PM

 
Gord MacEachern
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Great capture and great info John!!

7/2/2013 1:27:07 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent perspective and capture John!

7/2/2013 1:39:34 PM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
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Hi John,Excellent capture my friend.One these days I'll make it out to the Gila and shoot our river!!!

7/2/2013 1:58:09 PM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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Great pov and depth

7/2/2013 2:05:28 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Fantastic subject and pov, John!!

7/2/2013 4:05:31 PM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Well, I can see why they decided to close that old one - but it's always kind of sad to see them go! Nice job here, John!

7/2/2013 5:16:19 PM

 
David Phalen
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Love the subject, POV, comp and capture!! Well done John!!

7/2/2013 5:25:15 PM

 
Ken Smith
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You find all the great places. Nice job on this one, John!

7/2/2013 6:52:23 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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A terrific capture, John!

7/2/2013 7:12:46 PM

 
Denny E. Barnes
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Glad to see this old bridge was saved. Your pov, comp and capture of the detail is excellent, John! Very well done!

7/2/2013 9:44:25 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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I'm glad they left the parts of the old bridge!! Wonderful travel capture John!!

7/2/2013 9:52:25 PM

 
Hendrik Storme
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Wonderful image!!!!!

7/2/2013 11:30:41 PM

 
Avril Young
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interesting place to visit John...great pov..Beautiful capture..

7/3/2013 1:44:07 AM

 
Barbara Waldoch
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Cool capture, John!

7/3/2013 2:33:01 AM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Nice capture and pov!! Great info!

7/3/2013 3:13:11 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
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Cool perspective of the old and new

7/3/2013 5:31:20 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Wonderful perspective on this interesting old bridge, John, and great info!

7/3/2013 7:49:11 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Great contrasts of old and new.

7/3/2013 11:28:33 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you for all your wonderful comments!

7/3/2013 12:59:42 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Excellent!!

7/3/2013 4:38:22 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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I like the way you included both bridges and the clarity against the haze in the BG, VERY well done!! <><

7/4/2013 9:26:37 AM

 
John Connolly
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Thanks a lot Tammy and Nancy!

7/4/2013 2:26:48 PM

 
Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas
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Fantastic perspective John!,
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7/4/2013 7:30:32 PM

 
Daniel Ruf
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Cool capture.

7/5/2013 1:17:30 PM

 
John Connolly
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Thank you Amalia and Daniel!

7/5/2013 1:35:43 PM

 
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