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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 27th March, 2020)

The Bridge

The Bridge
The low bridge on Prescott Street thats a favourite with tall vehicles.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Panasonic DMC-TZ100)
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Comment by: XPat on 27th March 2020 at 02:15

I was born in Prescott Street. Home birth in my day. Both my other homes are still there in Wigan and are more or less the same. My Prescott Street home has no doubt been turned over many times since.
Quite a odd feeling looking at the street where you took your first steps. Thanks for the post Mick.

Comment by: PeterP on 27th March 2020 at 09:31

On average gets hit by high vehicles once a year. Which part of low bridge do drivers not understand?

Comment by: Philip G. on 27th March 2020 at 10:18

My Prescott Street home … , lovely starter Xpat.

Comment by: Maureen on 27th March 2020 at 18:59

I'm almost sure that the one further down the road and turn left into Miry Lane is even lower than this one.

Comment by: Mick on 27th March 2020 at 22:50

Some driver coming this way will have gone under the other low bridge which is higher than this and think that they can also get under this one.

Comment by: E mc on 27th March 2020 at 23:44

XPat,My sister & brother in law lived in Prescott St.Joan and Bill Bootle did you know them?

Comment by: Maureen on 28th March 2020 at 12:26

Hubby says I'm wrong with my comment..the bridge on this photo is the lowest.

Comment by: Maureen on 28th March 2020 at 15:54

My Aunty Mary and Uncle Billy Rowe also lived in this Street.

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