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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 15th February, 2014)

St John's Methodist Church

St John's Methodist Church

Photo: Harry Cunliffe  (Panasonic DMC- FZ38)
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Comment by: Lizzie down under on 15th February 2014 at 10:40

Nice picture Harry....very bold statement....cheers!!!

Comment by: Garry on 15th February 2014 at 11:12

Yes Lizzie, it should have read Bridge street Hindley. Maybe then people know where the church is!

Comment by: b.d. on 15th February 2014 at 11:25

Nice PIC.harry,well framed.

Comment by: Keith Guest on 15th February 2014 at 19:57

Garry the church is in Ladies Lane and the junction of Market Street. Bridge Street starts after Pennington Street.

Comment by: Keith Guest on 15th February 2014 at 21:00

Sorry should read Car Street not Pennington Street.

Comment by: John H on 15th February 2014 at 21:27

Nice shot Harry, though a bit of linear distortion has took the edge off for me

Comment by: Harry C. on 16th February 2014 at 08:26

Thanks all. You are right Keith, John I held the camera up as high as possible to try and avoid it and even thought of asking to use the upstairs of the shop behind.

Comment by: P west on 16th February 2014 at 18:05

There is a recent photo in album showing the church over 100 years ago

Comment by: Eddie on 16th February 2014 at 21:04

About 3 weeks ago,I watched a bloke shin up the downspout of the apse,(I think that's the correct term),the sticky out bit to the right with the arched door below.He proceeded to scale the pitched roof by way of the stone copings on the edge of roof,crawled along the ridge tiles,rescued his escaped budgie,then came down again. Unbelievable.

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