SD7606 : Steam crane at Mount Sion

near to Little Lever, Bolton, Great Britain

Steam crane at Mount Sion
Steam crane at Mount Sion
This is a steam crane by the Manchester, Bolton & Bury Canal and was used to offload coal etc for the adjoining Mount Sion Bleachworks. I understand it may have received a cosmetic restoration. An "after" shot would be nice.
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Saturday, 17 March, 1990   (more nearby)
Thursday, 13 July, 2006
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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WGS84: 53:33.4383N 2:21.1012W
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