Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Springs Branch)

The Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Springs Branch) is a broad canal and is part of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. It runs for 4 furlongs from Skipton Rock (which is a dead end) to Skipton Junction (where it joins the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds)).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 62 feet long and 14 feet wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Canal & River Trust

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Skipton Rock
End of Springs Branch
Mill Bridge No 2 1¾ furlongs 0 locks
Coach Street Bridge No 1 3½ furlongs 0 locks
Pennine Cruisers Wharf
Home of Pennine Cruisers
3¾ furlongs 0 locks
Skipton Junction
Junction of Springs Branch with Leeds and Liverpool Canal Main Line
4 furlongs 0 locks
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Wikipedia has a page about Leeds and Liverpool Canal

The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is a canal in Northern England, linking the cities of Leeds and Liverpool. Over a distance of 127 miles (204 km), it crosses the Pennines, and includes 91 locks on the main line. It has several small branches, and in the early 21st century a new link was constructed into the Liverpool docks system.

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[Leeds and Liverpool Canal Society] [Lancaster Canal] [Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal] [Salisbury Dock] [Downholland] [River Lostock] [River Douglas (Lancashire)] [Thackley] [Ewood Aqueduct]
Information retrieved Tuesday 29 December 2015 at 10:13