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Photo-a-Day Archive
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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 2nd April, 2013)

Snowy stocks

Snowy stocks
Windy Arbour 28th March 2013

Photo: Dave (Oy)  (Nikon D700 with Nikon 16-35mm F/4 AF-S VR)
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Comment by: Ken R on 2nd April 2013 at 00:01

Brrrrr, wouldn't like to be in the stocks this weather.

Comment by: Lizzie down under on 2nd April 2013 at 00:41

Nice photo Dave......the sun on the snow gives a lovely effect.....cheers!!

Comment by: JMWigan on 2nd April 2013 at 07:06

Nice picture. I drove up and took a similar picture of the same thing.

Comment by: Mick on 2nd April 2013 at 07:55

Cant get used to these Photo a Days lately, yesterday we have Haigh Hall in bright sunshine and today we are back into the into thick snow.

Comment by: Janice on 2nd April 2013 at 11:27

Don't know where this is but it is a cracking photo - yet again. Nice one Dave.

Comment by: David Barker on 2nd April 2013 at 16:58

Just right for a calendar Dave, good composition.

Comment by: peterp on 2nd April 2013 at 18:41

Janice if you head towards billinge along the A571 from the saddle junction go over the M6 and at the junction(winstanley rd)turn left stocks on your left has you turn

Comment by: ann21 on 2nd April 2013 at 19:27

Dave When I drive past here I wonder who had been put in the Stocks by, it must have been the Bankes family, because they own the land and what they used to throw at them.

Comment by: Bill Eatock on 2nd April 2013 at 19:37

Superb photo.

Comment by: Janice on 2nd April 2013 at 23:00

Thank you peterp. I live outside Wigan but next time I am there will take a trip. See David Barker's comment. This photo is perfect for a calendar and I think it would be a great idea!

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 2nd April 2013 at 23:08

A big "WOW" for this one Dave.


Comment by: Ellen on 3rd April 2013 at 03:44

I just love this picture! My (Canadian-born) grandchildren are impressed!

Comment by: jeff haydock on 3rd April 2013 at 17:04


Comment by: AUSTIN on 4th April 2013 at 21:26

I would like to see dirty harry in there, and I would put lots of breadcrumbs around him to attract our feathered friends

Comment by: C Rad on 17th October 2013 at 01:34

Funny but this one didn't work for me. Just lacked something.

Comment by: stevs jacobs on 17th October 2013 at 13:19

April >>> snow thats a fake

Comment by: Veronica on 15th January 2020 at 15:11

Looks like a painting!

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