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by stretchy
Wed May 22, 2013 2:10 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

@smiler #GetCorrected
Can I suggest a cross fan site mass booing at 12 tomorrow for all of those people who are on park.
by stretchy
Fri Nov 02, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Some construction photos from Today. This track is dangerous and needs to be kept away from the other track. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-No1Xw9-WJig/UJQxvvi7FfI/AAAAAAAACqM/8bXJdfcrrV0/s751/P1020937.JPG The Other track https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-MKAUWx69W5Q/UJQxzS8e1KI/AAAAAAAACqU/5dN...
by stretchy
Sat Oct 20, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

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Photos from today. Too tired for any silly commentaries, just pics. From the toilets https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-mCEzkQlJNac/UIMXwKdBcGI/AAAAAAAACbw/i4MdrGb_Ois/s856/P1020729.JPG https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-grmAwCV3a9o/UIMXyvXN1jI/AAAAAAAACb4/sU4z2bMBjsw/s856/P1020730.JPG https://lh3.g...
by stretchy
Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:31 am
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

You really should keep better tabs on your team Pete. Last time you lost them they were found working the street.
by stretchy
Sun Oct 07, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Agree Peteb. There are more shapes cut in than you can see on my photos. To the right of the area that's being covered with black plastic is another odd shape cut in. Like a room with a circle at one end and a person sized entry in the circle. You can see it filled with water in the first picture, Q...
by stretchy
Sun Oct 07, 2012 6:12 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

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And as a special bonus. A couple of photos from this afternoon. https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-hs39GJVJ75I/UHG2a5ZAL1I/AAAAAAAACZ4/RXwp-mFDyf4/s856/P1020568.JPG Whats that black stuff down there.. Ohh it looks like concrete is coming real soon. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-NSMUha2ecdM/UHG2...
by stretchy
Sat Oct 06, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

HI All. Today's Photos. The whole site looks much tidier. From the Toilets Towards Blivy https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-5PlH7JWfp2Y/UHBtr1jCUkI/AAAAAAAACVg/6RZr8P2b9Rc/s856/P1020498.JPG From the toilets towareds Enterprise https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-5Paim_U0MlQ/UHBtu_S2l9I/AAAAAAAACVo/Dx...
by stretchy
Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Todays photos.. Enjoy The back of the site has had some serious work done this week https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-PqMz07BJRSQ/UGdpVoTa3xI/AAAAAAAACPw/wtze7Yru7EQ/s856/P1020432.JPG rebar has been embedded https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-dOvmtEis-JI/UGdpX6MX8YI/AAAAAAAACP4/P2cPEscdOrc/s856/P10...
by stretchy
Sat Sep 22, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

OK really quick photos today. I was a dumb-ass and somehow left my camera on in my bag (playing a slideshow of 4000 pics so I only managed to get a few before it died. All are from the top toilets. There was a lot of work removing soil happening but not much more. https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-...
by stretchy
Sun Sep 09, 2012 3:52 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Some snaps from today Hole is a tad deeper https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-5UonOlTjLQU/UEynA6__6CI/AAAAAAAABdo/-cCaSVo-6DI/s1059/P1010866.jpg View up at the supports taken from the lower gate https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-WPuv7VrIerY/UEynMMwmFQI/AAAAAAAABeQ/6l5qz1oCd7Q/s1059/P1010876.jpg Zoo...
by stretchy
Sun Sep 02, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Firstly - Something that I didn't get photos of, as we sped up the Alton hill we passed an awe-full lot of building stuff by the X-Sector road entrance. OK photos from this afternoon Not much happening on the road behind X Sector https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-SQMCx_P1rNM/UEOjpGGMr-I/AAAAAAAABbY...
by stretchy
Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Hey Guys Firstly the fences have been pushed further into X sector https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-gRjT1wqWMwE/UDkML2ARiSI/AAAAAAAABQs/fmuOh3iBfqU/s915/P1010504.JPG https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-kr1XyvFbwvM/UDkMNSL5SjI/AAAAAAAABQ0/Lad7afPYTMU/s915/P1010505.JPG https://lh4.googleusercontent.c...
by stretchy
Mon Aug 13, 2012 4:31 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Mysterious new house?
Replies: 6
Views: 2720

Re: Mysterious new house?

I believe its the  building next to the  Driving School bridge.
by stretchy
Sun Jul 15, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Photos from Today Standard Overview https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Ocfy7azl1Ig/UAL6JfuNYUI/AAAAAAAABPQ/hot6FlzkHjg/s1025/P1010486.JPG From Bottom https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-aB-xNlbw5f8/UAL54RqjzwI/AAAAAAAABOY/LX9RKx8mOEQ/s1025/P1010474.JPG From bottom close up of top https://lh6.googleus...
by stretchy
Tue Jun 26, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

No to be honest in the past week all it looks like they have done is they have moved stuff around.
by stretchy
Mon Jun 25, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

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Yesterdays Photos My usual overview https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-x1F8BBGl1yQ/T-dMdd0NcaI/AAAAAAAAA-E/GGuTk9SC3J4/s812/P1000856.JPG View from the bottom gate https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-TgBkQO1-Eik/T-dMKFXeJdI/AAAAAAAAA9A/04y-UnDHj-s/s812/P1000834.JPG The diggers https://lh6.googleuserco...
by stretchy
Sun Jun 17, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

The last pic is taken from the spitball side of the toilets by the gents entrance. So basically the opposite of pic 1. It is of the other side of the entrance to the BH. The cylindrical section is all that's left of the the start of the bridge.
by stretchy
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:32 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Photos from today Site overview https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-5ydHuX30eTg/T9zOvctCgRI/AAAAAAAAA7M/oZ6HYsGQ_n0/s812/P1000738.JPG This is an area that has been cleared at the back towards the access road, There looks like a small building being built back there but you cant see it on any of the p...
by stretchy
Sun May 27, 2012 7:39 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

I am told you can see it from the roof of the towers, so I'm guessing it's gone behind cred street for a bit of TLC, probably to return later.

BTW just notived one of the sheds has also been removed too.
by stretchy
Sun May 27, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: The Smiler
Topic: The Smiler - Construction Discussion
Replies: 13567
Views: 1875990

Re: The Smiler - Construction Discussion

Todays Photos https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-s6WY-xBltck/T8JkYulmMlI/AAAAAAAAAtI/XL9eIDI3s5M/s953/P1000594.JPG BH tent top is still on site but is now off the trailer. Bit odd I think. https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-itVGbNZ3PbQ/T8JkarOS2II/AAAAAAAAAtQ/xZf0WszuS_U/s953/P1000595.JPG They have ...
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