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On this day Sun Cruises Inc. conducted an employee seminar on the island. This boat brought in Manila Office staff members.
Taken: Sep 27, 2008
Mr Ronila Benidero, the NCOIC of CFI on the island. We looked him up on the 3rd day and had a lengthy conversation with him at his quarters.
The former Aviary residence building. I checked out the whole former Aviary as one of my projects on this visit.
The Aviary residence building from the back.
The Aviary, some new plants have been planted at roadside.
The Aviary, the rain water reservoir is left and the path leads to the ex 'Skydome'. However the sign is pointing 90 degrees left in the wrong direction.
This was an animal cage at one time at the former Aviary.
Between James and Morrison Road is the HQ and camp of the Monkey project.
The Monkey Project, they apparently maintaining some strict cleaniness standard.
I estimate they have about 30 monkeys at present.
The Monkey Project camp.
The Monkey Project camp; one attendant.
At James Ravine, some wood was cut for a repair project, we were told.
James Ravine west bank cave, looking back from the farthest end. Right is the farthest exit; I came from the left.
James Ravine west bank cave, now looking to the back. Left is the farthest exit, the same of the last pic.
James Ravine west bank cave, left, one comes from the entrance and right it goes the the closest exit.
James Ravine west bank cave, this is the entrance which requires a crawling and sliding etrance procedure
James Ravine west bank cave, standing near the entrance one has this view all the way to the Rock Point.
At James Ravine is the most important watersource. Here is the CFI well and pump station.
Only a few years ago the dam at the James Ravine mouth was still intact.
James Ravine as it looks today.
James Ravine beach area.
This bunker type is just above the beach and is approximately just under the James Ravine Right Bank Cave shown a few images ago.
This is at Road Junction #91 on the James Ravine Road. We came down here from an abandoned road.
Taken: Dec 2, 2013
2013-02-12 Near those steps in the last image is this large concrete block. It came from what explosion? It looks a little similar like the mystery concrete near the Japanese gun on the Morrison Hill slopes.
2013-02-12 Barrio San Isidro had a separate road towards the Stockade Level and crossed a small creek with this bridge between the Barrio and the Nipa Quarters.
2013-02-12 These steps go down the slope on the north side of the San Isidro Rise coming from that long walkway which runs pretty much on a north-south axis.
2013-02-12 Here is a walkway at the SE corner of the former barrio San Isidro at Fort Mills on Corregidor Island in Manila Bay
2013-02-12 These are foundations for houses at the SE corner of the former barrio San Isidro at Fort Mills on Corregidor Island in Manila Bay
2013-02-12 This is a low embankment for the road on the SE corner of barrio San Isidro near the Nipa Quarters.
This map pretty much describes what I seen so far as what is left from Barrio San Isidro and what is in this album.
2013-02-12 San Isidro is on a rise and here are some steps between the two different in height street levels. These steps are on the SE corner of barrio San Isidro near the Nipa Quarters.
2008-09-23 View from the former Barrio San Isidro Rise towards the Middleside parade grounds. The house was the former and post WWII Aviary residence and is now used by the American couple doing research and promotion for Corregidor.
2013-02-12 This embankment is along a road at the SE corner of the former San Isidro, near the Nipa Quarters.