Leeds and Liverpool Canal, Leeds

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The Leeds and Liverpool Canal is a canal in Northern England, linking the cities of Leeds and Liverpool.Over a distance of 127mi, it crosses the Pennines, and includes 91 locks on the main line. It has several small branches, and in the early 21st century a new link was constructed into the Liverpool docks system.
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  • Travelled by water taxi up canal to the Royal Armouries Loads of new buildings on show and a pleasant journey  more »
  • Lovely ride. I'd do it again. Parts of it after Liverpool are a bit more of a dirt track so not really suitable for road bikes but the 20 mile into Leeds is a fantastic track to cycle. So it was s var...  more »
  • Stepping on to the canal towpath is like stepping into another world; when accessed from the Kirkstall Road area, you do not realise how loud city life is until you get away from it. And this is the t...  more »

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