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Whitby Canal

Description: A short cut from the River Esk built to improve navigation to Ruswarp Mill.

History: Built between 1752 and 1754, probably closed between 1766 and 1811.

January 1752

Built between 1752 and 1754.

January 1754

Built between 1752 and 1754.

January 1766

Probably closed between 1766 and 1811.

January 1811

Probably closed between 1766 and 1811.

 

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