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Photo-a-Day Archive
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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 15th April, 2008)

Ena Mill


Ena Mill
Ena Mill - Atherton

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D3 - Nikon 14-24mm F2.8)
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Comment by: Dave Marsh on 15th April 2008 at 08:05

They certainly knew how to build good looking buildings in years gone by.

Comment by: David on 15th April 2008 at 08:37

Great photograph - this,and yesterday's has convinced me that the D3 is worth upgrading to .

Comment by: Jo Anne on 15th April 2008 at 09:35

There's plenty of e-mills sent on the internet, but this one's got the biggest chimney! :o)
A great photo of an interesting, distinctive building, Dave.

Comment by: wolves 1 on 15th April 2008 at 17:36

Great photo dave I wonder did FRED
EVER WORK UP THERE

Comment by: emps on 17th April 2008 at 18:02

Did you pop into QS while you were there?! Its a massively striking building when you get up close you can appreciate its size.

Comment by: Spudders on 10th May 2008 at 01:06

In reply to Wolves 1's question, the answer is YES. I did some work there about 6 years ago removing the old mill boilers and Fred had left his trademark sig on the bottom of the chimney.

Comment by: razi ray on 12th July 2010 at 14:15

I worked there in 1966. had a few girl friend then, I worked in the cotton room with MOKI" wonder if he is still with us?
I was 17 then, Im in Australia now, and thinking of spending 6 months a year in UK ....memories

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