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Old 01-20-2008, 08:26 AM
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Froze my ass off to view this implosion. Hope you enjoy the photos and videos:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion064.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion066.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion067.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion069.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion071.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion074.jpg (broken link)


Spectators:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion075.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion078.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion080.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion082.jpg (broken link)


Post Implosion:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion083.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion085.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion081.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion086.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion088.jpg (broken link)


Spectators on an parking garage on the other side. Looks like they had a better view:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion091.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion092.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion094.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion095.jpg (broken link)


Photos as I left DT:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion096.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion097.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion098.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion099.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion102.jpg (broken link)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/HoustonMonteguImplosion103.jpg (broken link)


Videos:

Video of the location and people:


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/th_MontaguImplosion1.jpg (broken link)


The Implosion: (I screwed up and accidently turned off the recorder a little early, sorry)


http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i222/issaaa/Houston%20Montagu%20Implosion%201-19-08/th_MontaguImplosion2.jpg (broken link)


Adios:

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Old 02-10-2010, 05:30 AM
 
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would love to get in contact with anyone who worked at the Montagu Hotel back in the 60's. I worked there in the mid 60's. My email addy is reneehull5@hotmail.com
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Old 02-10-2010, 07:28 AM
 
Location: Houston, Texas
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How cool that this thread was bumped! Loved the pictures & video RGV! Did you wear a mask?
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Old 02-10-2010, 10:21 AM
 
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Default thank you

nice...thanks for taking the time to post this!
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Old 02-10-2010, 11:56 AM
 
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Awesome.

Where have you gone, Boris?
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