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A Man Found a Trap Door In The French Countryside. Just Wait Til You See What’s Down There… WHOA.

A man discovered a trap door in the French countryside. And, he wasn’t going to give up the opportunity for an exploration. Follow the explorer’s footsteps with his own narration.

f1bI found the entrance in the countryside without any difficulty or anything, amazing. I took pictures, I have done nothing wrong I just entered through a hatch, the doors were open. I like to snoop everywhere, for example, I already climbed a bell tower previously. That said, some of you may know me, I love to speak about adventure and exploration. This is just the example of my life, prove that we should open our eyes, leave the screens to roam and live real adventures …

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That’s the hatch, it looks like it’s opened from the inside . The place where it is completely improbable, alongside technical buildings in a sort of dry tank in the ground, it also seems jointed and sealed. I wonder if it is not usually under water or something like that, maybe to conceal it .

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I took a piece of cardboard to write my username and to prove you that it’s not a fake.

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I come down, the shape of the room matches the circular tank of the surface, this round room is very strange. In front there is a door (I checked it’s closed, I don’t know where it leads), an old phone (no tone), the switches do not work it look like there’s no electricity. And a staircase, that’s when I got back to write my nickname before continuing. I might also add that my footsteps echo heavily on the metal floor, announcing the emptiness underneath? It was impressive.

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How to say … I drooled (drool fell on the ramp) I always wanted one day to explore an old mine or underground … I was in a dream. My footsteps on the stairs descending reasoned throughout the metal cage like an old metal ghost ship in the movies, it was exhilarating.

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I descend the stairs. Fortunately I always have my flashlight in my purse when I walk (I have two actually, in case one loose me, bad experience)

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I was not sure how many meters below the surface it is made, 20 meters? 30 meters? I see the bottom, there’s a large hatch on the floor

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Sorry if the pictures are not with the flash, but it consumes the battery of my camera (old one which has 7 years now, he follows me everywhere).

I am downstairs ! Damn, my legs are tired after all these steps!

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I admit that it looks like something like a missile launch facility.

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Another phone. There’s way of dating the place with this kind of phones? The hatch on the ground is closed, there are no doors. But…

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It continues to go down. There is a door, I think it’s an elevator or a freight elevator to go down … again?

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Then the excitement began to make a little room for anguish, 50 meter underground, I will have to go back a huge staircase sprinting for 10 minutes, I didn’t want to make bad encounter. I was completely into it with my footsteps echoing from the start, my vision was limited to what I saw in my lamp beam, nothing else existed. Another door is closed, but it continues to go down,again and again … and there I could not even see the bottom.

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There I arm myself, I heard people talking, maybe it’s just my imagination. I paused at this time to drink, rest and think about whether I would continue to go down. Above or below me : the darkness. I could not tell if I was 50 meters or 100 meters deep, I went down for about 30 minutes already.

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Yet I ran several consecutive steps … I was almost asking me if I was dreaming or not, 45 min after I finally came down, and this time I was at the bottom.

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For a few minutes I remained silent because I really heard voices. After I realized that it was all the stairwell that vibrated making noise spread to the vast empty space, perhaps the wind coming through the hatch above? I hoped in any case, and that it was not peoples who were following me …

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There is a door! And something I did not expect that so far they were all closed … … this one is open

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The door, or rather double door (it looks newer)

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I enter a room without precise shape with a lot of corners, machines on each side (4 kinds of big ventilation like that)

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A control panel, 2 corridors… Nothing works, everything is dark, I heard a muffled sound far away or maybe behind the walls but no electricity, all lights on the control panel are off.

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It’s very old… I see a red light behind a wall and I find a control box, more modern this time. I think we found the explanation for the blackout, no electricity, no telephone tone.

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Let’s get to visit the room.

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An erotic magazine placed on a big ventilation (1970 maybe)

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A big plastic bin filled with…

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And a kind of measuring station level of the water, with a float.

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Otherwise there’s a bad smell, as if I sniffed pieces of copper, it’s acid. And overall and overall I lack of air and it’s not paranoia, I think I was out of breath all the time, here is no operational ventilation so…

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A lot of corridors… The first led to a kind of dead end, a room barely dug into the rock. The second continues further, and then I was not prepared at all for the rest.

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Another measuring station of the water table

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The more it goes the more it becomes damp, unhealthy … and hot! You can see water beading on the ceiling, this is not infiltration but the water that condenses and falls, it must be 30 degrees, it’s always stuffy and this acidic odor that attack my nose, I think I will stop and go back to the surface. Slabs were placed on the ground to avoid getting bogged down in a kind of rust mud, brackish, indescribable thing, I had never seen it.

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Seeing a staircase that leads probably has a drier high place I’m still going to the end

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IT’S REALLY HOT HERE !! And the smell is unbearable, I put my scarf to my nose, if the temperature or the air continues to deteriorate like that, it sucks for me but I can’t stop, this place is so epic!

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What in the world is that !?

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There’s odor that sometimes rises in my face, I feel like I’m suffering a nasal washing with alcohol (bad experience this too) not without messing’m starting to be afraid for my health at this stage.

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Another checkpoint, poorly focused picture, sorry.

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An old map

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The smell of the metal is in my mouth now, I feel like i’m sucking french cents.

Last photo series, I risked my life on this, I continued in the corridor where it’s 50 degrees, I typed a sprint round trip I had to continue for 100 meters, took these photos and I returned back

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What is that ??? A kind of mushroom hung on all the walls, and also on the smelly liquid on the ground.

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I can’t breathe, there is no more air here.

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OK I’M OUT OF HERE. (On the sign : danger of death high voltage)

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