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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  • August 18, 2017
    Great walks, been coming here for years, good selection of pubs along the canal. Full of walkers and cyclists, everyone friendly and enjoying their day out  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    I have just finished riding the full length of this waterway from South Yorkshire to Albert Dock in Liverpool. On my bike. It took 3 days and I covered 178 miles in total.Loads of wildlife interesting...  more »
  • August 13, 2017
    Avery nice walk from Gargrave to Skipton along the canal towpath, just short of five miles in total.  more »

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