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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 1st August, 2011)


Remains of the recent fire at Georgia Pacific (paper warehouse), next to the Three Sisters.

Photo: Brian  (Fuji Finepix S7000)
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Comment by: Mick on 1st August 2011 at 00:05

They have done a good quick job in tidying up the site.

Just noticed its 1st of August already

Comment by: Jim Latham on 1st August 2011 at 07:18

I worked there for 10 years, finishing in Dec. 2004. Sorry to see it like this. Some good lads worked there. We still keep in touch and go out for a few pints a couple of times a year. The staff have been relocated to the Georgia Pacific site at Horwich, next to the Reebok Stadium.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 1st August 2011 at 08:17

Great pic - Wigan's own Temple of Poseidon!

Comment by: peterp on 1st August 2011 at 08:51

like the pheonix we hope a new one arises from the ashes

Comment by: Dave Marsh on 1st August 2011 at 12:42

'War of The Worlds'

Comment by: Ken R on 1st August 2011 at 15:51

In all the devastation the overhead door seems like new.

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