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Tanjung Tualang Tin Dredge No. 5, Batu Gajah

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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1.7/5 based on 10+ reviews on the web
Tanjung Tualang Tin Dredge No. 5 is located in Batu Gajah. To visit Tanjung Tualang Tin Dredge No. 5 on your trip to Batu Gajah, use our Batu Gajah vacation trip planner.
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  • Open for visitors for a fee of RM2 now, but cannot go on the platoon, because the tin dredge slant a side. 
  • This Tanjung Tualang Tin Dredge No.5 (TT5) is the last remaining dredge in the world! This dredge is floating on pontoon. The length of the pontoon is 75m, just slightly longer than B777-300. When I t...  read more »
  • Sadly one of of the only intact survivors of what once made Perak and Malaysia so wealthy until tin prices crashed in the 1980's. You will require a car to get to this location and there are no altern...  read more »
  • The remaining of mining heritage of Kinta valley! Seems like something is going on with this attraction , a major facelift maybe?
  • The area was closed during hari raya season, very disappointed.
  • Well preserved tin ore mining ship, Ship No. 5 (5 of it total shipped from UK to Perak). Heritage location, give us pictures of our country's tin ore mining history.
  • Came on June 2016, they only allow us to walk around the mining ship, not allow to go in. Entrance fee RM2.
  • It was closed when we went there during CNY 20 February 2015. It appeared no repair works being done. We followed the other reviewer suggested to go around via the dirt road. We saw partially but boarding can be high blocking the view. The state tourism should fasten the reopening for people to treasure.
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