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Bo'ness Canal

Description of Bo'ness Canal: A partly built canal from Grangemouth to Bo'ness.

History of Bo'ness Canal: Authorised as a branch of the Forth & Clyde Canal in 1768, survyed in 1772, subscriptions opened in 1782. Most of the canal works were completed but the money ran out so it was never opened and was abandoned in 1796.
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