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9 December 2015
ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE TO WORSLEY MILL APARTMENTS,
MERSEY GATEWAY BRIDGEWATER VIADUCT,
23 September 2015
Notice is hereby given that due to the installation of safety gates into the Bridgewater Canal at Worsley the Canal will be closed to all navigation during the course of the works.
28 August 2015
RAIL BRIDGE TO THE WEST OF HULME HALL ROAD, MANCHESTER
TUESDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2015
BETWEEN CORNBROOK BRIDGE &
EGERTON STREET BRIDGE, HULME HALL,
MIDDAY (12PM) FRIDAY 28TH AUGUST 2015
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
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Opened on 17th July 1761, the Bridgewater Canal has a special place in history as the first canal in Britain to be built without following an existing watercourse, and so became a model for those that followed it.
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