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 Photo-a-Day      (Monday, 23rd November, 2009) Views: 3,552 
There it was - GONE!
 There it was - GONE!   by Dave  (Nikon D300 - Nikon 17-55mm AF-S F2.8)
Wigan International Pool - just a big hole in the floor.

  Photo © Dave "Oy" Green  -  www.oyphotos.co.uk


Comment by ol gal on 23rd November 2009 at 00:05
A whole new world, perhaps we should move over and let the new generation have free rein. After all they will have to live with what they conjure up!


Comment by Alex Bolton on 23rd November 2009 at 09:13
I wonder if they have found any coal this time ?


Comment by dave marsh on 23rd November 2009 at 09:28
There were a few bobs worth of bricks there Dave.


Comment by peterp on 23rd November 2009 at 12:37
Look on the bright side of wigan new baths/history shop/lodge to mesnes park must be getting something right for a change.


Comment by peebee on 24th November 2009 at 16:03
Blinkin Eck!!, I have swum round there a few times in the past. What are they putting in it's place, more shops?


Comment by Nicola on 17th December 2009 at 08:42
I always think how building sites look smaller than the original building!


Comment by brian on 22nd December 2009 at 20:59
i wonder what cock-ups will happen this time when they build the new baths maybe we might get a really good paddleing pool.no dought some will get it wrong and get a big back hander £££££.


Comment by Andyj on 13th February 2010 at 11:09
Its a pity on the original construction of the baths; Nobody had the wherewithal nor the insight to look for the archaeology.

They were too busy single mindedly constructing a folly of Olympic proportions.

I have no idea what will be built here. Now let us guess:
Car park (you pay)
Council offices (You pay)
Shopping centre (You pay, eventually)
New baths? You pay for that as well.

Only a bully will spend your money as they see fit.


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