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Hulme Lock Branch (Bridgewater Canal)

Description of Hulme Lock Branch (Bridgewater Canal): From junction with Bridgewater Canal Main Line to the River Irwell. This has now been replaced by the new Pomona Lock opened on 26 May 1995.

History of Hulme Lock Branch (Bridgewater Canal): Built under the Bridgewater Canal Act of 1762 but completed in 1838.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Bridgewater Canal

Navigation Authority: : Bridgewater Canal, The Bridgewater Canal Company Limited , Peel Dome , The Trafford Centre, Manchester , M17 8PL. : Telephone 0161 629 8334 : Email bridgewaterway@peel.co.uk :

Website: http://www.bridgewatercanal.co.uk/

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Hulme Lock Branch (Bridgewater Canal): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Egerton Street Bridge, Manchester

Junction with the Bridgewater Canal Main Line

0

0

N

SJ827974

109

Below Hulme Deep Lock

Junction with River Irwell

0.1

1

N

SJ826974

109

NOTE: N and U in the Navigable column above indicates that the node is navigable or unnavigable. If a D appears here it means that navigation is difficult or restricted to smaller craft.

 

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