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Mysterious Patomskiy Crater, Irkutsk

Discussion in 'Free Fire Zone' started by Poppy, May 30, 2013.

  1. Poppy

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    GRW Pillboxologist WW2|ORG Editor

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    What a fascinating story, Poppy. Never heard of it before.
     
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    TD-Tommy776 Man of Constant Sorrow

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    Maybe a really big gopher made it. Chernobyl radiation caused it to grow to an enormous size. Where's Carl when you need him? :D

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5yCwN7wymc&feature=player_detailpage#t=66s
     
  4. Steve Petersen

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    I saw something similar near Fulda during a regimental volksmarch. It was actually material dug out from a salt mine, piled much like this picture.
     
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    Doubt that...The article and pictures preclude. ..dang, listen to me, all -almost smart and stuff.
     
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    Im thinking mining tailings of some description...the centre dome suggests and impact, but the surrounds do not...
     

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