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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 19th September, 2018)

Magnet Fishermen

Magnet Fishermen
Magnet fishermen catch.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Panasonic TZ100)
Views: 2,308

Comment by: Derek Platt on 19th September 2018 at 00:30

Is that your old bike, Mick.

Comment by: Ken R on 19th September 2018 at 01:25

Nice photo Mick. Oh the detritus of man.

Comment by: WS on 19th September 2018 at 06:55

By gum Mick, thi bikes wrecked Mate.

Comment by: Mortarmillbill on 19th September 2018 at 09:15

All it needs now is one of the local scrapmen to weigh it in

Comment by: David Barker on 19th September 2018 at 11:29

Just goes to show whats under the surface if you jump in for a swim,seems a good thing magnet fishing saves the waterways a job.

Comment by: Veronica on 19th September 2018 at 12:34

Surely that's enough to put youngsters off swimming in the canal..... Makes my blood curdle seeing all that rusty iron dredged out.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 19th September 2018 at 12:41

Who disposes of the junk that is left on the canal back though ?

Comment by: RON HUNT on 19th September 2018 at 12:47

Just seen a scrap van parked on the Douglas bridge, near the North Stand end of the D.W. stadium. Maybe they were picking it up?

Comment by: Mick on 19th September 2018 at 14:29

Maybe the scrap man as seen Wiganworlds Photo-a-Day.

Comment by: DTease on 19th September 2018 at 20:35

Have you ever noticed how much scrap metal there is at the side of railway lines? I wonder why they don't collect it all together and sell it? There must be hundreds of tonnes of the stuff.

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