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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 4th May, 2013)

Kirkless Hall Bridge

Kirkless Hall Bridge
A dull overcast day on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Photo: Dennis Miller  (Nikon D5100)
Views: 4,223

Comment by: Ellen on 4th May 2013 at 00:04

What a forbidding stormy sky! A very effective picture.

Comment by: Ken R on 4th May 2013 at 00:08

Nice photo, is that Wuchie lurking in the background??

Comment by: leigh las on 4th May 2013 at 00:20

it's a craker

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 4th May 2013 at 00:29

Lovely Dennis......a pic for my album if I may.....cheers!!!

Comment by: Janice on 4th May 2013 at 00:34

I great photo Dennis and very nicely processed.

Comment by: Mick on 4th May 2013 at 07:43

Good to see you getting out and about Caddy.

Comment by: danny dewhurst on 4th May 2013 at 08:36

Nice pic Dennis,im coming back for the cup mate,love to catch up!!

Comment by: Dave Marsh on 4th May 2013 at 09:02

There's something about lock gates that brings back happy memories from long ago.

Comment by: david on 4th May 2013 at 11:39

A good example of a Basket Handle Arch.

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 4th May 2013 at 13:46

Looks great on the iPad Caddy....cheers!!!

Comment by: Ray Dwyer on 4th May 2013 at 20:26

Love this picture Dennis.
I was brought up very near the canal & spent many a happy hour there.
I was shown by an outsider years after I had left Ince that if you look at the bottom of the arches on the canal bridges you can see grooves in the stone made by the ropes of the horses that pulled the early barges.

Comment by: James on 4th May 2013 at 22:39

Great picture like many before me what a great shot.

Comment by: Ellie on 4th May 2013 at 22:59

Its very effective dennis good picture

Comment by: irene roberts on 5th May 2013 at 15:15

Only just seen this, Dennis; we were out yesterday. Lovely view!

Comment by: Arthur Lee on 6th May 2013 at 09:49

In the 50s I lived in Ince My friend Kenny Lived in the house opposite in our street.His Dad took a canal boat from Wigan power station to top lock to load it with coal. In the summer holidays four of us young uns, used to open the Locks and ride on the boat,easily pleased

Comment by: Steve on 8th May 2013 at 17:26

What's a craker?

Comment by: C Rad on 17th October 2013 at 01:21

Super photo. Urges you to keep looking at it in case you've missed something.

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