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Photo-a-Day  (Sunday, 25th February, 2018)

Gathhusrt Bridge

Gathhusrt Bridge
Gathhusrt Bridge

Photo: Dave (OY)  (Nikon D850 with Nikon 24-70mm F/2.8 )
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Comment by: Poet on 25th February 2018 at 00:30

Ah! The bridge where motorists cant read simple instructions like 'Stop.Give way to on coming traffic.'
If you ever wish to witness the cream of Wigan's finest buffoons in all their glory, l urge you to visit this spot so expertly photographed by Dave.

Comment by: Mick on 25th February 2018 at 05:18

Not like you to make spilling mistakes Dave

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 25th February 2018 at 08:08

My Bryson grandparents lived in Gathurst when they moved to Wigan from Scotland in the 1920s & I am think my grandfather would have got the train into Wigan from the station.

On a visit we walked by this bridge, I think there was an Indian restaurant nearby ?

I was fascinated that the stone on the underneath cornerof the bridge had been rubbed into a smooth hollow by the canal horses ropes. Nice pic.

Comment by: Garry on 25th February 2018 at 09:31

Very nice 10/10.

Comment by: Maureen on 25th February 2018 at 10:13

That's a lovely well composed photo..thank you Dave.

Comment by: Veronica on 25th February 2018 at 11:01

A picture with contrasts.... Light and dark, sun and shadow and the bright green of the grass and frost on the other side. Very good.

Comment by: irene roberts on 25th February 2018 at 11:52

I can almost feel the chill in the shade and the weak warmth of the February sun on the bridge.

Comment by: Alan on 25th February 2018 at 14:12

Don't be picky Mick.
Beautiful photo.

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