Green Camp-trying to document all thats left - by night!

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Green Camp-trying to document all thats left - by night!

Postby rustythestarlight » Fri Feb 20, 2009 12:55 am

On my last trip, i tried to photograph as much as i could, just incase they decide to upgrade again! Someone has to document all thats left! Its the Butlins Fans duty!
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Old Butlins Chalets by night 7.jpg
one last look down the chalet lines
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across from the old Windsor Sports Hall (or the old Children's Theatre as I like to remember it)
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Old Butlins Chalets by night 5.jpg
so comforting
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tunnel at night
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across from the nursery that is full of rabbits at night
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Postby minehead forever » Tue Feb 24, 2009 6:16 pm

loved the 1st of the pics,so very butlins as i remember it as a kid,walking back down the chalet lines at night,if you were at skeggy or barry you could always hear the sea as well.
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Postby pushbutton » Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:09 pm

which camp is this?
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Postby Joker » Wed Feb 25, 2009 9:39 pm

Its whats left of Green camp at Skegness, which is wasted being used as staff accommodation.

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Postby pushbutton » Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:57 pm

OK thanks.

Are there ANY traditional flatlets at all at Skegness still in use for campers, or are they all staff sheds?
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Postby catmad » Thu Feb 26, 2009 4:52 pm

minehead forever wrote:loved the 1st of the pics,so very butlins as i remember it as a kid,walking back down the chalet lines at night,if you were at skeggy or barry you could always hear the sea as well.


YES I LOVED THE FIRST PIC TOO. TOOK ME BACK TO PROPER BUTLINS.
oh happy days
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Postby kimptdarr22 » Wed Aug 04, 2010 2:41 am

staff sheds better than what i had in 97 across the road in old red camp! i still remember i fire here in feb 1998.
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