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The Bridgewater Canal is often described as England’s first canal

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  • 28 August 2015

    BRIDGEWATER CANAL RAIL BRIDGE TO THE WEST OF HULME HALL ROAD, MANCHESTER TUESDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2015

  • 28 August 2015

    BETWEEN CORNBROOK BRIDGE & EGERTON STREET BRIDGE, HULME HALL, MANCHESTER FROM MIDDAY (12PM) FRIDAY 28TH AUGUST 2015 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

  • 12 January 2015

    Louise Morrissey, Director of Land and Planning at Peel Land & Property is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Parkinson to the position of General Manager of the Bridgewater Canal.

  • 7 November 2014

    After 45 years, Mike Webb has retired as General Manager of the Bridgewater Canal.

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