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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 26th February, 2018)


Near Dean Lock

Photo: Dave (OY)  (Nikon D850 with Nikon 24-70mm F/2.8 )
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Comment by: Ken R on 26th February 2018 at 05:10

Three modes of transportation. It's lonely at the top.

Comment by: Mick on 26th February 2018 at 06:15

Ive walked underneath both of the viaducts when I had short legs

Comment by: JJP on 26th February 2018 at 06:58

"Perfect timing" great pic, well done Dave.

Comment by: Bob on 26th February 2018 at 08:18


Na boat/ barge is missing

Comment by: Gary on 26th February 2018 at 08:52

Light, shade, sun beam, tree canopy - fine photo. Few places in the country where a compact view like that is accessible. Well done..

Comment by: Alan on 26th February 2018 at 08:58

Even better photo if you had a plane, motorway traffic, a train and a boat. All four modes of transport.
Never the less a great photo.

Comment by: Roy on 26th February 2018 at 09:12

Nice pic Dave, i've run / walked that stretch of the canal hundreds of times over the years and been lucky enough to see on many occasions at that same spot,(trains and boats and planes), as in the words of the song written by Burt Bacharach.

Comment by: Scholes Malc on 26th February 2018 at 10:16

'perfect timing' on this shot would be a barge, cyclist, train, vehicle and plane!!

something for you to work on Mick?

Comment by: Poet on 26th February 2018 at 10:44

Requires an horse, an hot air balloon and someone on roller skates.

Comment by: DTease on 26th February 2018 at 14:41

One bridge yesterday, two today will it be three tomorrow?

Comment by: Veronica on 26th February 2018 at 15:57

Now that would be 'A Bridge Too Far' Dtease!

Comment by: Fred Mason on 26th February 2018 at 18:31

Excellent photo, Dave.

This is a lovely spot on the canal near Wigan.

I fished there, opposite those dry looking reeds on the far bank. I also walked along the motorway with my mates in 1961 or so, before it was opened to traffic, of course.

Good pic.

Comment by: Dave (Oy) on 26th February 2018 at 19:35

Actually there was a Narrowboat, a water skier, a jogger, cyclist and a bloke on a unicycle juggling 3 parrots.

But they were behind me.

Comment by: Alan on 26th February 2018 at 20:05

Sounds like the clan is back!!

Comment by: Veronica on 27th February 2018 at 08:37

You should know by now Alan not to mention 'the clan Mac Ozy' they always come back when you you least expect!

Comment by: Gordon d on 1st March 2018 at 22:11

No more bridges please

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