Yahoo Web Search

  1. Eccleston Delph - Early Days - Eccleston Delph

    www.thedelph.com › index › history

    Apr 08, 1995 · 1990's and 80's. Neil Smitham, Chairman of the Trafford Sub-Aqua Club has kindly given us permission to share these pictures. Taken in the early 90's, a group from the club on the beach. Taken 8/4/95 in the early evening. They dived for 43 mins in a three to a depth of 9.5 meters and vis was a max of 3ft!!

  2. Eccleston Delph - History - Eccleston Delph

    www.thedelph.com › index › 10-history

    From early times. Eccleston Delph has been known as the Eccy Delph, or Hurst House Delph for the last century, and was mined by 12 local quarrymen producing stone for Blackpool Promenade and thin slates to cover the local barns and roofs.

  3. Eccleston Delph - Filming - Eccleston Delph

    thedelph.com › index › history

    Eccleston Delph, a flooded quarry in the heart of Lancashire, was never meant to reveal its gruesome secret. But the body of Martin Johnstone never hit the bottom. Instead it came to rest on a ledge after the perpetrators of the most notorious deed in the history of crime in the North West, had bundled him over the edge.

  4. Eccleston Quarry - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Eccleston_Quarry

    Eccleston Quarry is a mile south of Eccleston, Lancashire. It is also called Eccleston Delph and Eccy Delph (pronounced "ekky"). It is an old stone quarry that flooded. It is a popular site for scuba diving. Visibility is generally very poor and ropes have been strung between each underwater 'feature' to aid navigation, since traditional ...

  5. Eccleston Delph Quarry. Also known as Eccy Delph, The Delph. LOG A DIVE . Water. Quarry (Fresh water) Features. Wreck, Wall. Depth. 10 m (avg) 20 m (max) Diver Level.

  6. Eccleston Delph - Home - Eccleston Delph. WE ARE OPEN FOR DIVERS, SWIMMERS & CAFE CUSTOMERS ONLY. WE ARE UNABLE TO ALLOW WALKING AROUND OR FISH FEEDING THE SITE AT THIS TIME. BIKER NIGHT WILL RETURN 20TH JULY (pending any further government advice) PLEASE ENSURE YOU READ THE UPDATED RULES BEFORE VISITING. You are here: Home.

  7. Dive Site: Eccleston Delph Quarry. Location: Halfpenny Lane, Eccleston, Nr Chorley, Lancashire PR7 5PR. Description: Inland quarry / training site. Depth: 22 metres max (72 feet) Visibility: 2 metres (6 feet) Rating: *** This site is still up-and-coming and cheaper and nearer than Capenwray for training from Manchester and Leeds.

  8. Eccleston Delph - Attractions - Eccleston Delph

    thedelph.com › index › at-the-delph

    A few of the underwater attractions that can be found at The Delph. Map of the quarry - click for larger image. Jet provost - Sitting at 16 metres. Marked with yellow buoy. AA Guns - Sitting at 13 metres. Marked with yellow buoy. Armoured personel carrier - Sitting at 14 metres.

  9. The handless corpse: Chorley murder case uncovers ...

    www.lancs.live › news › lancashire-news

    Nov 03, 2019 · In 1979, two amateur divers arrived at Eccleston Delph, a water filled quarry near Chorley. Keen to explore the murky depth, the duo ascended into the cold water. Beneath the deep expanse, a little over 30 feet beneath the surface, is a sandstone ledge. It was on that ledge, that the two divers found the mutilated body of Marty Johnstone.

  10. eccleston quarry : definition of eccleston quarry and ...

    dictionary.sensagent.com › eccleston quarry › en-en

    Eccleston Quarry is a mile south of Eccleston, Lancashire. It is also called Eccleston Delph and Eccy Delph (pronounced "ekky"). It is an old stone quarry that flooded. It is a popular site for scuba diving. Visibility is generally very poor and ropes have been strung between each underwater 'feature' to aid navigation, since traditional ...

  11. People also search for