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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 8th November, 2016)

Autumn begins

Autumn begins
Elnup Woods, Standish.

Photo: David Long  (Sony SLT-A65V)
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Comment by: Alan lad on 8th November 2016 at 07:20

Thought it was in Shevie

Comment by: Mick on 8th November 2016 at 07:40

Your right Alan its mostly in Shevy and it was always know as Mill Dam wood until they built them new houses

Comment by: Vb on 8th November 2016 at 09:14

No doubt about it there is some beautiful countryside around Wigan.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 8th November 2016 at 20:42

The Mill Brook running through the valley in the heart of the woods is the boundary between Standish and Shevington - I took this pic on the Standish side, approaching from the track north of Standish Hall Farm.
From the map, it looks as if more of what is now known as Elnup Woods is in Standish than in Shevington. Not that I'd fight over it.

Comment by: Alan lad on 9th November 2016 at 03:45

Thanks Mick and David ,we learn something every day .

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