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Barges at Sankey Bridges railway swing bridge on the Sankey Canal
Black and white photograph showing the wooden motor barge "A E Burton" of St Helens, and the steel motor barge 'Ellesborough' of the Wolverhampton Corrugated Iron Company. The wooden barge is travelling through the bridge in the foreground with a man stood near the bow. There are numerous houses in the background.