SJ9273 : Macclesfield Canal, Macclesfield

taken 4 months ago, near to Hurdsfield, Cheshire, Great Britain

Macclesfield Canal, Macclesfield
Macclesfield Canal, Macclesfield
Moorings are provided here from a pontoon; on the opposite side a development of retirement apartments is under construction.
The Macclesfield Canal
The Macclesfield Canal is just over 27 miles in length, and has thirteen locks, including the stop lock at Hall Green and the other twelve at Bosley. The canal was surveyed by Thomas Telford in 1825, then engineered by William Crosley, and opened on 9 November 1831 at a cost of 320,000. It joins the Trent and Mersey Canal at Hall Green to the Peak Forest Canal at Marple.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Construction, Development  Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Canal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9250 7357 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:15.5447N 2:6.8332W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9250 7354
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