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Rally at Wigan Pier 1983
Photo: Rev David Long
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Item #: 32430
The front of the programme for the Inland Waterway Association's National Waterways Rally centred on Wigan Pier

Comment by: MickLD on 27th May 2020 at 08:56

Rev Long - I was one of the police officers detailed to work on this event.
I seem to remember one of the organisers was someone called Ian Gall. A nice chap.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 27th May 2020 at 10:52

Yes, he was a nice chap - I knew him quite well, before his death, when I was Chairman of the Sankey Canal Restoration Society.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 27th May 2020 at 13:37

When you really look at this image, its all about curves in the foreground & straight lines in the background. You have to admit they built good looking stonework & buildings years ago.

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