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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 6th August, 2010)

Diving


Diving
Diving Bell at Northern Divers, Appley Bridge.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Sony T700)
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Comment by: alan on 6th August 2010 at 00:19

Why is there a diving bell at Appley Bridge ? The canal is not that deep is it ?

Comment by: Fred Mason on 6th August 2010 at 00:22

Wonder how deep it will go in the Leeds Liverpool Canal?

Comment by: BREN on 6th August 2010 at 12:41

Fred ... it would probably end up in a shopping trolley !!!

Comment by: Mick on 6th August 2010 at 13:25

I dont you will find any shopping trolleys in the canal at Appley Bridge

Comment by: rebian on 6th August 2010 at 14:02

There is a quarry at the back of Northern Diver where they take diving lessons. They don't use this though, good place to buy a snorkel and fins if you are going abroad expecting to snorkel, apparently ND have one of the best dry suits on the market, they do alot of business by mail order, very helpful, think they used to be based in Standish about 20 years ago.

Comment by: t on 7th August 2010 at 23:02

work for nd do you by any chance rebian?.

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