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Photo-a-Day Archive
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Photo-a-Day  (Saturday, 18th November, 2017)

Tunnel


Tunnel
Prescott St, York St tunnel.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Panasonic TZ100)
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Comment by: John D on 18th November 2017 at 11:18

The passageway and tunnel is called Bridge End.

Comment by: Pauline on 18th November 2017 at 11:56

It's years since I walked under that bridge to visit an aunt in York Street. I'm sure there was a pub on the right.

Comment by: Thomas(Tom)Walsh. on 18th November 2017 at 18:31

Pauline , I think the pub was The White Bull.
The Landlady in the 60s was Nellie Deaken .

Comment by: Garry on 19th November 2017 at 18:35

I wouldn't like to walk down there in the dark, street lamp or not.

Comment by: alan winstanley on 21st November 2017 at 15:24

Well blow me down ,another photo for my memory collection. As i have commented earlier if i went to work on my bike this short cut saved a shed load of time, From worsley mesnes i cycled down to to Eckersley's in those day's you could turn right at the pier come out facing Miry Lane and " The New Star Inn " peddled across into Miry Lane cut through York St , then through that Tunnel ,right onto Prescott St and so on ,thanks for the photo's truly.

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