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The Furnace Chimney- Haigh Road, Aspull   Comments: 7
Photo: DTease   Item #: 31348  
The Furnace Chimney- Haigh Road, Aspull
  The Furnace Chimney belonging to Wall Hey Pit on Haigh Road, Aspull.
The underground furnace below this chimney helped to circulate fresh air around the workings of the Pit.

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Comments by Eddie, 16th July 2019  towy4@msn.com 
This furness building brings a lot of good memories back to me,is it still there.

Comments by John G, 16th July 2019  
DTease: That can't be the same cow that follows you around Aspull surely.

Comments by DTease, 16th July 2019  
At the time this picture was taken John G, you couldn’t go very far in Aspull without meeting up with a cow. This looks like Lulu, I think she took a shine to me. One day she suddenly disappeared, l suppose she ended up as Birds Eye Beefburgers. Such a shame.

Comments by John G, 16th July 2019  
DTease: I'am not surprised she's ended up as beefburgers with all that screaming and shouting she used to do, don't you worry you'll have an udder one coming in to view on your next outing.

Comments by Xpat, 16th July 2019  
Fred Dibnah on the box demolished a lump like this in Blackpool or somewhere. Think his missus was holding the ladder ..

Comments by John G, 17th July 2019  
Xpat: I think I recall the program on TV, But our Fred had about three wives so I wonder which one held the ladder
(Did ya like that)

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