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Leeds & Liverpool - Springs Branch

Description of Leeds & Liverpool - Springs Branch: A half mile branch at Skipton.

History of Leeds & Liverpool - Springs Branch: Agents of Lord Thanet, then a minor and owner of Skipton Castle, obtained an Act on 10 May 1773 but the branch was not opened until 1797.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal

The Springs Branch at Skipton

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Leeds & Liverpool - Springs Branch: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Skipton Junction

Junction with Leeds and Liverpool Canal Junction with the Leeds & Liverpool Canal main line.

0

0

N

SD987516

103

Mill Bridge

0.3

0

N

SD989519

103

Skipton Rock

End of branch

0.5

0

N

SD992521

103

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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