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Sacrifices to the Automobile Gods - or what happens to dry ponds near an urban area.

This is near the top of the ridge and has a concrete base, which has cracked, once this happens it appears that no amount of bitumen or other substance will make it hold water.

The edge showing the lip which all around, this was there to prevent drainage into the pond from the surrounding fields.
Grasses have colonised the numerous cracks in the concrete.

 


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