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Cod Beck

Description of Cod Beck: A navigation from Thirsk to the River Swale.

History of Cod Beck: An Act authorising making the beck navigable by building four locks and other works was passed in 1767. Work continued until about 1770 but only one lock was completed before lack of funds halted the project.
For more details see the History page.

 

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