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Barnsley Canal

Description of Barnsley Canal: A broad canal of 15 miles and 20 locks from the Calder near Wakefield to Barnby Bridge, via Barnsley.

History of Barnsley Canal: Authorised by an Act of 1793, opened in 1799 to Barnsley and 1802 to Barnby Bridge. Abandoned in 1953.
For more details see the History page.

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