SJ9066 : Bosley Lock No 1, Macclesfield Canal, Cheshire

near to North Rode, Cheshire, Great Britain

Bosley Lock No 1, Macclesfield Canal, Cheshire
Bosley Lock No 1, Macclesfield Canal, Cheshire
This is the last (or first) of the twelve locks of the Bosley Flight built under the supervision of William Crosley to Thomas Telford's specifications. The water level is raised (or lowered!) 118 feet (32 metres). At Bosley top lock the recently built boaters' services centre includes toilets, rubbish disposal, Elsan disposal, DIY pump out facilities, showers, and launderette!
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2007
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Thursday, 23 August, 2007   (more nearby)
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Monday, 10 September, 2007
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Lock   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 905 669 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.9940N 2:8.5931W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 905 669
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