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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 27th February, 2015)

Mayor's Boatyard


Mayor's Boatyard
Close to Trencherfield Mill, Wigan.

Photo: Rachel Shallcross  (Sony Cybershot DSC-H200)
Views: 3,348

Comment by: Owdkewyed on 27th February 2015 at 00:02

Very interesting can some one please give me some info on this.

Comment by: Ken R on 27th February 2015 at 00:58

Interesting photo. Isn't that the dry dock, it's been a long time since I saw that.

Comment by: bill 7 on 27th February 2015 at 07:54

Worked in the ship yards when they were wooden ships and iron men

Comment by: Mick on 27th February 2015 at 07:59

This is Wigan dry dock, theres not to many on the Leeds Liverpool canal.

There one at Worsley and one at Burnley

Comment by: Rev David Long on 27th February 2015 at 08:35

Another at Burscough, and one at Parbold using the bit of the aborted line in the right angle near Ainscough's mill.

Comment by: A.W. on 27th February 2015 at 10:04

There's a disused dry dock on the Rufford Branch of the L&L.

Comment by: Giovanni on 27th February 2015 at 14:41

I remember Ainscoughs Mill. It is near Burscough Junction rail station!

Comment by: Ant Toscanini on 27th February 2015 at 19:40

Great pic, now this is unrelated but has anyone seen that UFO that is flying around Shevi, flashing green and red, could be 1 of those drones their selling over here from America. Just out of curiosity.

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