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Nature and man – a dandelion

A dandelion on a pipeline – a stark dichotomy between nature and man

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The way it was – Puntledge penstock pipeline

Puntledge penstock pipeline near Powerhouse Road – August 2012

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Pipeline graffiti

Graffiti on the Puntledge penstock pipeline

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Island signs

BC Hydro Puntledge penstock pipeline access road

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The mystery pipe

  I was walking along the access road for the BC Hydro Puntledge penstock pipeline when I spotted a section of old concrete pipe located quite close to this steel pipeline that runs perpendicular to the road – in other … Continue reading

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Puntledge penstock pipeline – nuts and bolts

You may have walked alongside the Puntledge penstock pipeline many times, but have you thought about the nuts and bolts of the pipeline? Above, a concrete thrust block – these are normally used where the the pipeline direction or slope … Continue reading

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Bridges – Duncan Bay Main at Puntledge penstock

The Duncan Bay Main logging road crossing the Puntledge penstock pipeline

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Pipeline graffiti

Graffiti on the Puntledge penstock pipeline

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The old and the new – Puntledge penstock pipelines

The old and the new Puntledge penstock pipelines, In the front, the old pipeline built by Canadian Collieries (Dunsmuir) Ltd in1912. In the background, the new penstock pipeline built either by the BC Power Commission, or BC Hydro in between … Continue reading

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Puntledge Generation Penstock Pipeline

  Looking along the pipeline toward Bevan, Forbidden Plateau and Comox Lake

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