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Wimps ride inside, REAL men outside.
Oil Rig Photos
No: 2348   Contributor: Alan Clark (Oilslick)   Year: 1978
Wimps ride inside, REAL men outside.

I include this pic to show how oldtimers among us travelled via the Billy Pugh. Sedco 704 decommissioning approx autumn/winter 1978. Replaced eventually with Sedco 701?

Foreground = temp accomodation units which were constantly hosed down when the SE flare was first fired up due to radiant heat. I was disconnecting this redundant accomodation of (VERY third world) 6/8 individual units when i discovered the flooded drive pods. There was another block on the opposite corner.
Picture added on 02 January 2011 at 16:06
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