The Beauty Of Manhole Covers (Really!)

13 Mar

Do you look at manhole covers? Do you even notice them?

There are actually a number of books about them – here are a few:

and

and

I’ve taken my fair share of pictures of manhole covers. They are actually interestingly unique and lovely.

Here are a few of my images; first, some with pretty designs:

Some don’t get any respect:

Here’s one on a cobblestone street:

One in the subway:

At Coney Island:

Made to commemorate the Millennium:

This one is hiding in the snow:

And this one is being treated for sewer lizards:

xoxo,

SAllan

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