Railways in the Wigan Area Bickershaw Junction,Then & Now (looking west)
Photo: Harry Gardner Item #: 295
Two views looking west towards springs branch from what was Bickershaw junction.
Photo 1 was taken in April 1990 & shows the single line that served bickershaw pit.
Photo 2 taken from exactly the same spot in july 2008 shows an empty trackbed that has degenerated into nothing more than wasteland