Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Heading North

well the weather still not up to much yet , some of the showers we having are quite heavy, well they wouldn't be able to say there is a water shortage this year well not yet , now we on the Leeds and Liverpool canal , heading towards skipton once up the Wigan locks we moored up at a place called Red rock  


 this was our mooring near Chorley just over the bridge was a ice cream shop mmm nice

 double rainbow

 this made us laugh normally the bridge number go 78a 78b and so on but not this one

 this is Botany bay was a old mill now a shopping village

 another one of our mooring for the night


 we saw this little chap  it is a stoat

 see his black tail that is how you tell the difference between a stoat and weasel

 this tree has be cover by the ermine moth caterpillars

 this is a boundary post

 looking over Blackburn

 not sure if he is going to make the tour this year

 move views over Blackburn

Eanam wharf

 another old mill

 this phone box was cover by the company  they sell wallcovering

 Imperial mill built in 1901
cotton spinning mill  they stopped milling in 1980

 what a view

 looking at the views  lots of wind farms here

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