Leeds Liverpool Canal Milestone – Aspull, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 33.835 W 002° 36.598
30U E 525833 N 5935075
Quick Description: The Leeds Liverpool canal is the longest canal in Northern England.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/12/2013 2:49:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ2JZ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni
Views: 1

Long Description:
It is 127.25 miles long and flows from the inland woollen town of Leeds to the coastal sea port of Liverpool, crossing the Pennines along the way. Work on the canal started in 1770 and built in a number of sections and was finally completed in 1816.

At this point the milestone is 89.25 miles from the start at Leeds and 38 miles from the port of Liverpool.
Condition: Distressed

Material: Metal

Inscription:
LPOOL LEEDS 38      89 1/4 MILES   MILES


Name of road: Leeds Liverpool Canal

Date placed: Not listed

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