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whelley loop viaducts

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whelley loop viaducts
Photo: terry almond
Views: 1,861
Item #: 23200
1985

Comment by: Nev on 12th April 2013 at 11:40

I bet Winder can name the pit in the photo!

Comment by: Andrew Lomax on 12th April 2013 at 17:44

I bet he can! All tree's this area now and the marker only visable in winter.

Comment by: winder on 12th April 2013 at 18:49

Indeed! The shaft in question, for those who don't know, is the Brock Mill pit.
That old horse drawn cart in the shot has been there, pardon the pun, Donkeys Years.
How are you keeping, Andy?

Comment by: Andrew Lomax on 13th April 2013 at 00:25

Alrret Winder drop me an email sometime. Save Wigan going well meeting in May you should get in the loop and not the Whelley kind!

Comment by: wcml on 24th June 2013 at 18:50

does anyone know what the 3 track lines on each brick pilers are for?

Comment by: Baldylocks on 28th November 2014 at 20:38

If you mean the rails that are sticking out of the brick piers,I think that they are putlogs

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