SD9813 : After the blizzard January 1978

taken 40 years ago, 3 km from Denshaw, Oldham, Great Britain

After the blizzard   January 1978
After the blizzard January 1978
This is one of two pictures, found recently in the loft, that I took during the winter of 1978 around the village of Denshaw.
After two days of blizzards, with six foot snow drifts in places,
the snow blower had been busy working through the night cutting through the snow drifts
to reopen the main A672 on the moors between Denshaw and junction 22 of the M62.
SD9709 : Delph Road Denshaw January 1978
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 January, 1978   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 February, 2008
Category
Snowscene   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 980 134 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:37.0393N 2:1.8480W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 981 135
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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