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Do my eyes deceive me?

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As a result of today's posting on POTD I thought it might be fun to share some things we've found which do not turn out to be as they seemed!
To get the ball rolling here are a couple of photos:
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which I sent to our council highways department on 1st April with a report that someone had stolen our lamp post. I had a reply asking if I'd seen it the night before, I explained that I hadn't because it was dark!! I heard no more :-D :-D

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Spot the entrance to the hardened facility :)
Nothing to see here - own work
Nothing to see here - own work

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bobins wrote:
27 Sep 2019, 21:14
Spot the entrance to the hardened facility :)
Excellent puzzle Bobins, Is this what we're after?
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Nope. It's a little more obvious than that.... but not much :-D

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Is this where they keep the captured UFOs?

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If at first..........how about this?
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Spot on =D>

A close up of the entrance...
Rocky entrance - own work
Rocky entrance - own work
Allegedly it's connected to this.... but I couldn't possibly comment :-D
Rocky site - own work
Rocky site - own work
That mountain is probably one of the most dangerous places I've ever been..... mainly because an electrical storm came up the valley below us and proceded to erupt on top of the mountain whilst we were there. The railings were buzzing / ringing and our hair was standing on end. Interesting. We were evacuated off ASAP, but that involved going down in the funicular railway - the electrics to which tripped out at least 20 times on the way down due to lightning strikes. We never doubted we'd get down to the bottom though - we had gravity on our side :rofl2: [-o< [-o< [-o<

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Some more from the same country:

Not an alpine shed - own work
Not an alpine shed - own work
An alpine shed ???
Nope. you're looking down the barrel of a gun :shock:


Rocky outcrop - own work
Rocky outcrop - own work
A rocky outcrop ??
Yes. Only that's a false front on it and behind that is a large gun #-o
The building in the woods is quite possibly one like this i.e. not an alpine farmhouse :lol:

Not an alpine farmhouse - own work
Not an alpine farmhouse - own work

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Sounds like a truly hairy day on the mountain!! The secret gun installations point at somewhere in the former Yugoslavian area. Croatia or Bosnia maybe? Or is it old Russian front sites in East Germany? Where is it? :) :?

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It's that we'll known warmongering nation ( :rofl2: ) and purveyor of cuckoo clocks and chocolate - Switzerland. They're armed to the hilt over there :shock: The only conclusion that we could come to is that they consider everybody is their enemy :lol:

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Then my eyes were totally deceived and the thread is vindicated!! Well done that man :-D :lol: :lol:

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GiveMeABreak wrote:
27 Sep 2019, 21:40
Is this where they keep the captured UFOs?
No, 'fraid not. They used to store them there, but ran out of room so had to put them somewhere else...... and I'm not allowed to tell you where :-D :rofl2:

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Does that mean that if we were told we'd have to eat our PC's? :-D

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mickthemaverick wrote:
27 Sep 2019, 22:17
The secret gun installations point at somewhere in the former Yugoslavian area. Or is it old Russian front sites in East Germany? Where is it? :) :?

I do have a few photos of maskirovka sites from East Germany - I'll post them tomorrow when I turn the grown-up computer back on :)

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mickthemaverick wrote:
27 Sep 2019, 22:54
Does that mean that if we were told we'd have to eat our PC's? :-D
Yep, one byte at a time :lol: