In the tradition of modern day travellers who place themselves in interesting positions to get that perfectly unusual shot next to various famous structures

Mini Eiffel Towers to be auctioned for Williams Lake hospital project

 

In the tradition of modern day travellers who place themselves in interesting positions to get that perfectly unusual shot next to various famous structures, Jason Rowley, of Cariboo Steel & Machine appears to be climbing the 12-foot Eiffel Tower he helped to build. The tower will be one of the live auction items at the Cariboo Foundation Hospital Trust’s gala at the Gibraltar Room Saturday night to help raise funds to purchase a new digital mammography machine for Cariboo Memorial Hospital. Jeremy Stangoe designed the tower and it was cut out using Cariboo Steel & Machine’s CNC Plasma Profiling Table, welded together and donated for the gala.

 

 

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