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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 2nd March, 2015)

L&L Canal

L&L Canal
Leeds and Liverpool canal approaching The Crawford Arms on red Rock Lane.

Photo: Sue Dawber  (Nikon 3200)
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Comment by: Ken R on 2nd March 2015 at 04:22

Nice one Sue, has the pub reopened yet? Looks like a lovely day. Say hi to Ron.

Comment by: Mick on 2nd March 2015 at 07:15

Lovely view when you are driving over the Red Rock humped back bridge seeing all the boats and the canal, what spoils it is the half derelict half done up Crawford Arms

Comment by: Kath hodson on 2nd March 2015 at 08:55

Went for a walk along the canal on Saturday. The pub is still closed, and looks exactly the same as on the photo, what an eyesore.

Comment by: lakesider on 2nd March 2015 at 14:23

Does anybody remember the cafe on arley lane ? Think it closed in the late 50's.

Comment by: Jen on 2nd March 2015 at 17:38

Another brill pic auntie sue x

Comment by: Ow on 2nd March 2015 at 18:48

Used to go fishing in the Wigan schools boy matches on this canal. The draw was always done near this pub and the prizes were given out in the pub yard.

Comment by: Lizziedownunder on 2nd March 2015 at 20:20

Lovely photo Sue...cheers!!!

Comment by: Robin Leigh on 5th March 2015 at 00:28

This was the target for Sunday outings from Wigan Rowing Club. Far enough to work up a thirst, but not so far that girl friends could not be taken by dinghy. Off-limits for me, a cox, and crews on training....

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