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Photo-a-Day (Monday, 22nd February, 2010)
Below Wigan's Streets
by Stewart Parr (Nikon D40)
on 22nd February 2010 at 00:02
Probably the most unusual photo featured on Photo-a-Day.
on 22nd February 2010 at 04:49
My grandmother, the former Daisy Wood was born here at the old Wigan Girls High School in 1883.
on 22nd February 2010 at 06:35
What a brill picture. Where was it shot? Very spooky feel to it.
on 22nd February 2010 at 07:20
These photos of the day are getting more interesting and show places you dont normally see.
on 22nd February 2010 at 10:57
I have to agree with you Dave. Very unusual.
on 22nd February 2010 at 11:18
it sewer is a good pic
on 22nd February 2010 at 12:23
That is different.
For a underground tunnel or sewer pipe, it looks very clean..
on 22nd February 2010 at 12:24
I'll echo the earlier comments, Stewart.
Thank you for that great photograph :o)
on 22nd February 2010 at 13:21
That is a great photo,very errie and claustrophobic i expect, lets not forget the men who built these tunnels and sewers many years ago there workmanship as really stood the test of time.
on 22nd February 2010 at 15:23
Sheryl, what were you doing up at 04.49 appart from making this mistake? E.T.
on 22nd February 2010 at 15:37
I agree David. Very erie and claustrophopic but very interesting nevertheless. Exactly whereabouts is it though Stewart?
on 22nd February 2010 at 17:00
Now that's better. Fantastic photo Stewart where is it and how did you get down there. Great photo
on 22nd February 2010 at 17:38
Thanks for the comments. The photo in question was discussed here.
on 22nd February 2010 at 17:58
Great picture! I've heard that Wigan has a lot of tunnels underground that are not just for sewerage and that some lead to Haigh Hall???
on 22nd February 2010 at 19:55
I used to go through this tunnel as a young lad, it goes under the railway line at Whitley crossing.
on 23rd February 2010 at 01:47
To David Barker. Do you know Harold Barker who worked at Dairy Pit, I know him from there, years ago.
on 23rd February 2010 at 03:29
That tunnel cant be a sewer ,its got a rubber type floor.Perhaps its comeing from haigh Hall
on 23rd February 2010 at 11:59
great pics, tell me where it is please
on 23rd February 2010 at 18:06
Yes Ken im is son ,go back to the photo in the schools section in albums ,Aspull Methodists..
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