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Bridgewater Canal Company steam tug 'Wigan' towing boats
Black and white photograph taken from beside the canal, shows the stern of the tug with boat people visible. There is a rope leading off the stern towards 3 loaded boats which are off camera. Another boat can be seen travelling up the canal in the distance. They are on the Runcorn side of Trafford Bridge looking towards Manchester.