A derelict house…

…which stands no longer.

Local stone used to make an early settlers cottage.



One of Geelong’s many wool storage facilities

of the twentieth century.

The facade still remains and the interior is the

Waterfront Campus of Deakin University.



Marnock wool scouring (washing)…

…facility in Geelong,

literally just across the road

from Balyang Sanctuary.



Now populated by pigeons.





belonging to the very distant past
and no longer in existence.

Both my places of interest certainly fit

the ancient status as required by the meaning.


However, does the fact that ruins of

the Colosseum…



and Pompeii exist negate their ancient status?



I think not.


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:  Ancient