Media Category: Olongapo Independent

All images from when Olongapo received independents

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Zf344.-08 210730 SBFZ, PI Flag 2. I think this a historical picture; look at the large Philippine Flag on that very tall flagpole. The wind is from the south-west, like it supposed to be in the Monsoon Season. If you look close you can see the two shorter flagpoles to the left, that’s where ours […]

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Zf343.-05 210616 SBFZ, view to Cubi Point. This picture is shot from the SM Mall, Olongapo City side of the main gate bridge, about 7 stories high. SBFZ has been trying to replace, rebuild the main gate bridge to SBFZ (ex Naval Base) for some time. It has been several years now, something is not […]

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Zf342.-01 120627 National Hwy cut by Baloy Beach entrance. There are always a few people that don’t like us very much. But I think, not too many people pay attention to this. Recently the National Highway thru Barretto has been widened and this is the cut thru the ridge that runs to Baloy, so the […]

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Zf307. 08 210831 Hanjin Shipyard North-Wall, west-end, Google-Earth image. Hanjin Shipyard North Wall trip. 31 Aug. 2021. I wanted to explore around the Hanjin Shipyard, closed now in bankrupt procedures. The place has guards but I detected no other activities! Parked at the bus parking, saw 2 buses there, touched base with the gate guards, […]

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Zf306. 02 210831 Hanjin Shipyard North-Wall, Subic Bay, Google Earth big image. Hanjin Shipyard North Wall trip. 31 Aug. 2021. I wanted to explore around the Hanjin Shipyard, closed now in bankrupt procedures. The place has guards but I detected no other activities! Parked at the bus parking, saw 2 buses there, touched base with […]

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Zf175. The zoomed-in name of the USNS Pecos T-AO 197 moored to the Alava Extension Wharf on the 10th of June 2021 in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone (SBFZ), the former Naval Base Subic Bay.

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Zf174. A closer look at the USNS Pecos T-AO 197 moored to the Alava Extension Wharf on the 10th of June 2021. It is a United States Naval Ship of the Military Sealift Command (MSC). Military Sealift Command (MSC), division within the U.S. Navy charged with delivering supplies to bases and ships worldwide through the […]

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Zf173. A Navy Ship in Subic Bay, the 10th of June 2021. This is the first U.S. Navy ship I have seen in Subic Bay since my return to the Philippines on the 21st of Nov. 2020. I assume, because of the pandemic of the COVID 19 from Red China, no Navy ships have visited. […]

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Zf176. I checked the www and found this image in the Naval Task Force 71 Facebook page. Apparently the USNS Pecos T-AO 197 was operating with, supplying the TF-71 on the 8th of June 2021 in this greater neighborhood. The guard at the commercial circle (in the first picture) told me that the USNS Pecos […]

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Zd891. This is one of three pictures of Ernest J. Gaines Tomb in the Gains Beach area on Redondo Peninsular in Subic Bay on the 4th of Aug. 2006. Very few people were residing there then but my hiking partners and I wanted to see the tomb.

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