'Arklow Vale' Irlam 5th August 2016
'Arklow Vale' finally underway after being trapped in the canal since 16th May due to the collapse of the new Barton lift bridge which was about to be commissioned. The vessel, loaded with scrap metal is seen leaving Irlam locks 05/08/16.
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, f/8 @ 55 mm, 1/400, ISO 320, No Flash
John Eyres © Manchester Ship Canal & Mersey