Go Back  

Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest 

Current Rating:

Join NowJoin Now
 
  #1  
Old 04-19-2015, 05:30 PM
Drastic85's Avatar
Drastic85
Offline:
My Rank: SERGEANT
Poster Rank:837
Male
Join Date: Nov 2011
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 84 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
3/20 10/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss566
Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest

After reading the story and looking at the pictures; I think some of the vehicles were placed there years after WWII judging by the age of some vehicles. Still cool scene though.

Original story:
Quote:
Think traffic is bad in your area? These retro classics haven’t moved for 70 years.

The Chatillon Car Graveyard in Southern Belgium is one of the largest car burial sites in the world. Now a gathering place for tourists, collectors, and photographers, Chatillon is an eerie snapshot of a dark time in our planet’s history.

During WWII, when American troops were stationed in Belgium, servicemen began to acquire classic cars and collectables through a variety of means. Some bought, some stole, and others simply found during the chaos of war.

Then, in 1945, the Axis Powers surrendered. American troops were called back to the U.S., but it was too expensive to ship their prized automobiles back with them.

Military commanders ordered that the vehicles be left behind, so the soldiers drove the cars deep into the woods, hiding them in a woodland near the small village of Chatillon. Surely, they hoped one day they could return to collect their newly acquired transportation.

Your Source For Death Pictures and Death Video
7735353924_814ffe6abb_o-640x426-c.jpg  

7735355002_3a39d3c9c8_o-640x426-c.jpg  

6319099806_77570590c8_b-640x426-c.jpg  

6315483277_c81d228733_b-640x426-c.jpg  

6315484119_3cc35ab5ca_b-640x426-c.jpg  

6316002450_ca4c9c1dfd_b-640x426-c.jpg  

Reply With Quote
The Following 22 Users Say Thank You to Drastic85 For This Useful Post:
Clusterfucker, Dizzyviz, Drumstickshredder, gatagato, GOD's SADNESS, iBananya, K9Grip, Kelseecat65, kikaha, lolo123, Mr Poo, Photoplay, Pyramid_Head, rapeWhistle, Ratzerfratzer, raygun56, SargeistExisting, Sharon, spudigitti, TexasTea2008, vonn, Watertorque
  #2  
Old 04-19-2015, 05:38 PM
Drastic85's Avatar
Drastic85
Offline:
My Rank: SERGEANT
Poster Rank:837
Male
Join Date: Nov 2011
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 84 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
3/20 10/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss566
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Here are some additional pics...

Your Source For Death Pictures and Death Video
6319097802_29f1000cea_b-640x426-c.jpg  

7735355226_5f970e6cdf_o-640x426-c.jpg  

web8585.jpg  

web88585.jpg  

Reply With Quote
The Following 21 Users Say Thank You to Drastic85 For This Useful Post:
Clusterfucker, danielsan1971, Drumstickshredder, ellone, EWSER-X, gatagato, GOD's SADNESS, iBananya, K9Grip, Kelseecat65, kikaha, mord95, Mr Poo, Pyramid_Head, rapeWhistle, raygun56, SargeistExisting, Sharon, spudigitti, vonn, Watertorque
  #3  
Old 04-19-2015, 07:03 PM
dogleg818's Avatar
dogleg818
Offline:
Hell is full!
Poster Rank:608
Human.
Join Date: Nov 2009
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 144 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
2/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss923
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Great post, last pic is a highway of abandon vehicles.

Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to dogleg818 For This Useful Post:
Drastic85, gatagato, Mr Poo, Ratzerfratzer
  #4  
Old 04-22-2015, 12:34 PM
Hugo L.
Offline:
My Rank: LANCE CORPORAL
Poster Rank:1510
Join Date: May 2014
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 43 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
1/20 5/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss227
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

So much HDR, my eyes are burning.

Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-30-2015, 07:08 AM
spudigitti's Avatar
spudigitti
Offline:
His Royal Highness
Poster Rank:70
male
Join Date: May 2014
 
Mentioned: 36 Post(s)
Quoted: 4738 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
19/20 5/20
Today Posts
11/11 ssss13415
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Kool.....

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to spudigitti For This Useful Post:
Drastic85
  #6  
Old 05-03-2015, 06:31 AM
Kelseecat65's Avatar
Kelseecat65
Offline:
The Eternal Optimist
Poster Rank:26
Join Date: Mar 2013
Contributions: 29
 
Mentioned: 166 Post(s)
Quoted: 11715 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 8/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssss27615
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Awesome photos!!!!!

__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Last Nephilim
I'll bitch on piss you!
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Kelseecat65 For This Useful Post:
Drastic85
  #7  
Old 05-07-2015, 11:28 AM
tash
Offline:
My Rank: PRIVATE
Poster Rank:4724
female
Join Date: May 2009
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
1/20 15/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssssss35
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

tis one is gone a few years ago :(

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to tash For This Useful Post:
Drastic85
  #8  
Old 05-09-2015, 09:16 PM
iBananya's Avatar
iBananya
Offline:
My Rank: PRIVATE
Poster Rank:4245
Female
Join Date: May 2015
Contributions: 1
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 31 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 3/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssssss43
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Stunning, love it!

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to iBananya For This Useful Post:
Drastic85
  #9  
Old 05-14-2015, 01:25 AM
Mr Poo's Avatar
Mr Poo
Offline:
My Rank: MAJOR
Poster Rank:122
Join Date: Jan 2014
 
Mentioned: 17 Post(s)
Quoted: 4489 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 6/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss8173
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Really cool stuff..

Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05-15-2015, 09:15 PM
SargeistExisting
Offline:
So Fucking Banned
Poster Rank:618
Male
Join Date: Mar 2009
Contributions: 1
 
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 83 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 15/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss910
Re: Cars Abandoned in Belgian Forest...

Beautiful decay and colors.

Reply With Quote

Powered by vBulletin Copyright 2000-2010 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO