Last of the stone church

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Comments (15)

lizab on October 13, 2012

Very nice ruins, i like!

Konstantin Smirnov (… on October 16, 2012

It was built for Arctic researchers?

Like 2.

My kindest regards to you from Russia, Kostia

Timothy K on October 17, 2012

Very nice to meet you Konstantin! This is actually the remains of the first church built in Cambridge Bay. At some point the community moved to the other side of the bay and they just abandoned the side this church is on. It had a wooden roof on up until about a decade ago and all that is left is the rocks. Have a great day! Tim

Konstantin Smirnov (… on October 17, 2012

And I'm very glad too! Thanks a lot for interesting info. Good night! See you soon, Kostia.

Moni Quayle on December 7, 2012

Timothy K.,

Great shot, the light and sky is very good. Glad you gave the info why this church was left to go to ruins. Sad! But I Like3 it

Have a great weekend, moni

mawwam1 on December 31, 2012

It is the remains of the first Catholic church in Cambridge Bay. The first church was St. Georges Anglican church built in 1927. It was closed in 1944 and reopened in 1955

Peter van Lom on January 2, 2013

L; interesting place, best wishes!

Ali Mostoufi on July 17, 2013

Well done!

Mircea_RAICU on September 11, 2013

Really nice , LIKE !
Warm regards , Mircea R.

Timothy K on September 30, 2013

Hi Mircea! Nice to see you back! I hope that you had a really good summer! Mine was way too busy. Take care and hope to hear from you again. Tim

JeO112 on December 6, 2013

Me gusta, ☆☆☆Like☆☆☆,
Saludos desde "La isla del encanto"
Puerto Rico....JeO112.

Timothy K on December 10, 2013

Thank you for your visit and comments Je0112! I sure would love to have another vacation in Puerto Rico as it is a very cold start to our winter this year! Take care. Tim

Mike Feroni on August 14, 2014

i was there is 75 and took some pics of places and people from cambridge bay if you are interested. nice stuff.

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on December 11, 2014


Fantastic & Beautiful picture

Best wishes

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal

Christos Theodorou on December 11, 2014

Wonderful capture. Many greetings from Athens.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 26, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Timothy K
    • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
    • Taken on 2012/07/12 08:17:07
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 17.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash