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Take some tarnished classics, remnants of what once had to be signed for to get out of the show room and then got driven for tens of thousands of miles for all manner of purposes from commutes to dates to   . . . other assignations.

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until it’s just a bucket of bolts.

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“I’m gonna junk it,” they say, and it ends up here

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or here.  Then it’s sorted and baled

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and loaded onto barges for the ship docks.

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and loaded into beauties like Crown Mina for

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transformation into some form of currency in places like Canakkale, Turkey.  But I’ll need local assistance for fotos from there.

All New York fotos by Will Van Dorp, who’s hoping for fotos from Canakkale.

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