Still digging up perspectives

For Becky’s squares, these mining truck angles, from Kalgoorlie. For reference, or perspective, my husband and I are 175cm tall.

way above

The Kalgoorlie Super Pit in WA was the biggest open cut gold mine in Australia until 2016. A larger one in WA was opened that year.

The Caterpillar 793C is about 6.5m high (21.1 ft).


    1. 100%. I know a nurse who said the number of accidents involving these monsters and young, overtired men was frightening. When that’s where well-paid work is…


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