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Description of Chester Canal: A 19.5 mile, 17 lock, broad canal from the River Dee to Nantwich. Now part of the Shropshire Union Main Line.
History of Chester Canal: Authorised by an Act of 1772, opened in 1775 to Beeston and in 1779 to Nantwich.
For more details see the History page.
Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Shropshire Union Main Line
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