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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 1st October, 2008)

Eckersleys Mill

Eckersleys Mill
A once proud building and Wigan landmark.

Photo: Ian & Allison Banks  (Canon PowerShot A560)
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Comment by: Alan (in Canada) on 1st October 2008 at 00:59

Makes me want to weep !

Comment by: Elayne Monks on 1st October 2008 at 07:31

Wonderful photo Ian and Allison ~ such a shame about that building along with a lot of others around Wigan Borough . .

Comment by: Harry C. on 1st October 2008 at 08:00

Needs Fred Dibnah.

Comment by: Jim Latham on 1st October 2008 at 08:40

Plans have just been put forward showing the development of this area. I wonder if the "credit crunch" will further delay this project.

Comment by: maggie on 1st October 2008 at 11:14

Where is the enterprise that built these wonderful places, why can't they be put to good use? There should be a pride in these places that continues.

Comment by: amy on 1st October 2008 at 11:21

this pic reminds me of the 19century

Comment by: Ian B on 1st October 2008 at 12:04

The Mill is a English Heritage listed building for what that's worth.

Comment by: JB on 1st October 2008 at 20:53

I worked there in the 60s - think I'm in need of listing too

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