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LEEDS & LIVERPOOL CANAL - BINGLEY TO SILSDEN
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Leeds and Liverpool Canal at Skipton.
Photographs of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Bingley to Silsden section.

There is a blend of our industrial heritage and Pennine countryside on this stretch of the canal.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Bingley, the chimney is a relic of the industrial past of this area of the town. Some buildings have been converted into canalside apartments.
[2011]

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The Bowling Green Mills area, not far from Damart, a clothing company, to whom the chimney belongs.
[2011]


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Bowling Green Mills area.
The Damart chimney forms a local landmark on the Bingley Relief Road (A650).

[2011]

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Three Rise Locks at Crossflatts, Bingley. Viewed from across the Bingley Relief Road (A650).
[2006]

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The Three Rise Locks at Crossflatts, looking upstream.
[2011]

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The Three Rise Locks at the upstream end.
[2011]


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Bingley Five Rise Locks, just a short distance from the Three Rise Locks.
[2011]

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At the top end of the Five Rise Locks, looking downstream. The Damart chimney is in the distance.
[2011]

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ABC Footbridge, Newark Road, Crossflatts. [2011]<

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Micklethwaite Swing Bridge, no. 199.
[2011]

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Morton Swing Bridge, no. 198A, Morton Lane, Bingley.
[2011]


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Stockbridge Swing Bridge (no. 197) and the conveniently located pub, the Marquis of Granby.
[2011]

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Booth's Swing Bridge no. 195, Howden Rough.
[2011]

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The canal near Lodge Hill Bridge (no. 194).
[2011]

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Holden Swing Bridge (no. 193).
[2011]

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View of the countryside in January near Holden Swing Bridge.
[2011]


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Brunthwaite Swing Bridge (no. 192), Brunthwaite Bridge Lane.
[2011]

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View of the Yorkshire countryside in winter to the east of Silsden.
[2011]

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Silsden.
The canal approaching Silsden from the south-east.
[2011]


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Waterfront houses at Silsden.

[2011]

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Silsden Clog Bridge (no. 191A), Keighley Road (A6038).
[2011]


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