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Cicerone Guides: A Walker's Guide to the Lancaster Canal

Walking / Outdoor GuideOut of Print

Series: Cicerone Guides

By: R Swain

Cicerone Press

Paperback | #75614 | ISBN-13: 9781852840556
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About this book

The route from Preston to Kendal includes the branch to Glasson Dock, together with the fascinating history of the canal.


Contents

PART ONE: The Canal Story 1. Conception and construction 2. Ribble problems and through to Kendal 3. The Stable Years 4. The Coming of the Railways 5. The Canal and the Lancaster and Preston Junction Railway 6. The Last Years of the Lancaster Canal Company 7. Later events 8. The Lune Aqueduct 9. The Packet- boats 10. Snippets PART TWO: Walking the Canal Introduction 11. Preston to Garstang 12. Garstang to Lancaster 13. Lancaster to Tewitfield 14. Tewitfield to Kendal Appendix: The Glasson Arm Selected Bibliography

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