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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 31st July, 2010)

Bank Barbeque


Bank Barbeque
L&L Canal, Haigh.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Lumix Compact.)
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Comment by: Ken R on 31st July 2010 at 00:25

Good shot Ron. Where is this?

Comment by: Luke on 31st July 2010 at 00:27

What a fantastic composition! great photo!

Comment by: Dennis on 31st July 2010 at 08:00

You cannot get much more idyllic than that, a really magic shot Ron..

... speechless...

This is one to be looked at, rather then be wordy about.

Comment by: maggie on 31st July 2010 at 12:13

Oh the memories! it is a wonderful canal to sail - either up or down. Lovely times!

Comment by: David Barker on 31st July 2010 at 12:45

Nice photo Ron,Ken when your stood on the green bridge looking towards Redrock that little bridge on the left is were the Wigan Rowing Club was based.link here Ken.
http://www.wiganworld.co.uk/album/photo.php?opt=5&id=3634&gallery=Haigh&offset=0

Comment by: janet on 31st July 2010 at 14:07

What a lovely lovely photo...

Comment by: jayeye on 31st July 2010 at 18:04

pity when i walked past they had burnt the grass

Comment by: dave marsh on 31st July 2010 at 18:32

Brings back memories from 50 years ago,Ron.Thank You.

Comment by: David on 31st July 2010 at 19:30

Really nice photograph. Another view of the bridge is at 'photo-a-day', 12 October 2006.

Comment by: zoe on 31st July 2010 at 20:03

when i was in primary school we went on barge trip and we stopped here, one of the best childhood memories ive got going up the canal on barge. used always go here as a kid to, theres a little pond next to bridge to (if ive got right place)

brilliant picture

Comment by: zoe on 31st July 2010 at 20:04

looking again i dont think i have right place lol

Comment by: Ellen on 31st July 2010 at 21:27

Agreed,Dennis.

Comment by: sane man on 1st August 2010 at 03:47

doesent the sunshine make the world a nicer place

Comment by: A Parr Australia on 3rd August 2010 at 13:52

Good pic. Ron. That bridge has not changed in fifty years still looks sturdy as it did then.

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