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Preston Brook Branch (Bridgewater Canal)

Description of Preston Brook Branch (Bridgewater Canal): A short branch of the Bridgewater Canal that links the main line with the Trent & Mersey Canal at the start of Preston Brook Tunnel.

History of Preston Brook Branch (Bridgewater Canal): Built under the Bridgewater Canal Act of 1762 but completed in about 1773.
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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Preston Brook Branch (Bridgewater Canal): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Preston Brook, Waters Meeting

Junction with Bridgewater Canal Junction with the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line)

0

0

N

SJ567809

108

Preston Brook

Junction with Trent and Mersey Canal Junction with the Trent and Mersey Canal

0.8

0

N

SJ568802

108

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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