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Photo-a-Day (Friday, 24th June, 2016)
by Ron Dawber (Canon power-shot A460)
Wigan flight near Rabbit rocks.
on 24th June 2016 at 00:30
Lovely photo Ron, your on a run of gud uns. Could this be a "Constable?" by some chance.
on 24th June 2016 at 00:34
Sorry I'm back again. Someone asked what a 'by wash' was, this is a beautiful shot of the 'by wash'. Photo mid right.
on 24th June 2016 at 07:01
Surprising to see the canal full of water at this point.
on 24th June 2016 at 07:33
England's green and pleasant land.
on 24th June 2016 at 08:57
Reminiscent of an Impressionist painting -could be somewhere in the Dordogne!!!!
on 24th June 2016 at 09:17
I really like this photo, probably the best canal shot for a long time.
on 24th June 2016 at 09:55
I learned to swim in that lock!! and we knew it as 'The Rockies' NEVER the 'Rabbit Rocks'
on 24th June 2016 at 10:38
Thank you so much for this lovely photo. it came at the right time for me, life is very hard at the moment & this did a lot of good.
on 24th June 2016 at 10:38
Maybe a JMW Turner! I dont think Constable ventured this North!
Nice shot of a lovely spot!
FootNote: Well done to all us LEAVE voters! :O)
on 24th June 2016 at 10:57
A very uplifting and beautiful photograph - thank you Ron.
Maggie - I hope that life gets better for you very soon - I can see how you'd feel cheered by such a lovely scene.
on 24th June 2016 at 11:00
I grew up in Ince and we always called it The Rabbit Rocks; I imagine the name varied from district to district.
on 24th June 2016 at 11:50
It's a lovely shot Ron..so easy on the eye in different shades of green..P.S Maggie..I'm sending you a hug.keep your pecker up lass.
on 24th June 2016 at 13:28
Lovel peaceful scene, well shot Ron.
Maggie I hope you feel better soon. Remember nothing lasts forever. X
on 24th June 2016 at 16:36
As a kid loved the walk after tea from Holt Street to Top Lock...thanks for the memories Ron. God bless Maggie.
on 24th June 2016 at 18:43
Nice one again Ron.
Hope you feeling better Maggie x
on 24th June 2016 at 20:36
Maggie, there were never truer words said than "This, too, will pass", and it will. x.
on 24th June 2016 at 23:06
Sorry for your troubles maggie.
Best wishes and take care
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