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Bushes grow not only around, but IN this wreck.
Believed to have been a barge associated with the quarry on the Moruya River. Stone from this quarry was used in the pylons
of Sydney Harbour Bridge. The vessel lies in Malabar Creek, off the Moruya River (near George Bass Drive Bridge) on the western bank of Malabar Creek, on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia. I do not know how long the wreck has been in this location, information on the net is sparse, the wreck is undated.


Side view of the wreck.

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barge, coastal, derelict, encrusted, hulk, rust, rusty, reclaimed, ship

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Comments

  • Donna Keevers Driver
    Donna Keevers ...about 2 years ago

    What a great find! And shot! :)

  • Donna, thanks very much for your lovely comments and favourite !
    I have driven by many times, but only stopped a couple.

    – Trish Meyer

  • Lilian Marshall
    Lilian Marshallabout 2 years ago

    A great find Trish. Love old boats. Super capture.

  • Thanks so much Lilian !
    You have some great wrecks not too far away.

    – Trish Meyer

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderabout 2 years ago

    What an amazing find, the growth on it looks most decorative

  • Mik, thank you ! The growth seems to have increased each time I see it.

    – Trish Meyer

  • Rosalie Scanlon
    Rosalie Scanlonabout 2 years ago

    Looks like nature is taking over, great find and image Trish.

  • Indeed nature is taking over. Thanks so much Rosalie !

    – Trish Meyer

  • Michael Matthews
    Michael Matthewsabout 2 years ago

    A nice find Trish. Looks like it’s popular with the molluscs.

  • It is that Michael, there seem to be more each time I pass !
    Thank you for your comments !

    – Trish Meyer

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...about 2 years ago

    Excellent shot sweetheART * ;~} Valz

  • Val, thank you very much for your lovely comments and favorite !

    – Trish Meyer

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganabout 2 years ago

    beautiful image

  • Thank you very much Martina !

    – Trish Meyer

  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...about 2 years ago

    beautiful capture!

  • Charmiene, thank you very much for your beautiful comments and favourite !

    – Trish Meyer

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezabout 2 years ago

    Super find Trish, a great place for the river life to hide in …

  • Thanks so much Tom !
    Yes it does provide hiding places for several creatures :)

    – Trish Meyer

  • Lissie E J
    Lissie E Jabout 2 years ago

  • Lissie, thank you very much for choosing to feature this image among a great selection of images from assorted islands, I am thrilled !

    – Trish Meyer

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