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 Lancaster Canal, Garstang to Lancaster
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We walked from Garstang to Lancaster on Saturday, 24th March 2012. A 13 mile walk, our third of the Lancaster Canal.

View from Kepple Lane bridge
View from Kepple Lane bridge
 13 miles to Lancaster
13 miles to Lancaster
 Houses and boats at Garstang
Houses and boats at Garstang
 Unusual house
Unusual house
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 Moss Lane bridge (Bridge 63)
Moss Lane bridge (Bridge 63)
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Cathouse By-pass bridge (Bridge 63B)
Cathouse By-pass bridge (Bridge 63B)
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 Cathouse bridge (Bridge 64)
Cathouse bridge (Bridge 64)
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 Lots of boats moored at Garstang
Lots of boats moored at Garstang
 Signs of an old bridge?
Signs of an old bridge?
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 Garstang Marina
Garstang Marina
Grass towpath
Grass towpath
 View from the towpath
View from the towpath
 Nateby Hall bridge (Bridge 66)
Nateby Hall bridge (Bridge 66)
 Fields and sheep
Fields and sheep
 Ford Green bridge (Bridge 67)
Ford Green bridge (Bridge 67)
Bell's bridge (Bridge 68)
Bell's bridge (Bridge 68)
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 Snape Wood bridge (Bridge 69)
Snape Wood bridge (Bridge 69)
 Pillbox, canal turns sharply
Pillbox, canal turns sharply
 View towards Davis bridge (Bridge 70)
View towards Davis bridge (Bridge 70)
 Holiday homes
Holiday homes
Holiday homes
Holiday homes
 Scrapyard by the canal, the only eyesore in 13 miles
Scrapyard by the canal, the only eyesore in 13 miles
 Winmarleigh bridge (Bridge 71)
Winmarleigh bridge (Bridge 71)
 Kiln Trees farm
Kiln Trees farm
 Kiln Tree bridge (Bridge 72)
Kiln Tree bridge (Bridge 72)
Boats moored at Cabus Nook
Boats moored at Cabus Nook
 Cabus Nook bridge (Bridge 73)
Cabus Nook bridge (Bridge 73)
 Out in the countryside
Out in the countryside
 Cartmels bridge (Bridge 74)
Cartmels bridge (Bridge 74)
 Steps at Cartmels bridge, not been used for a while
Steps at Cartmels bridge, not been used for a while
Grass towpath and narrow boats
Grass towpath and narrow boats
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 Ratcliffe bridge (Bridge 75)
Ratcliffe bridge (Bridge 75)
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 Richmond Grove farm
Richmond Grove farm
 Thomas at Corless bridge (Bridge 76)
Thomas at Corless bridge (Bridge 76)
 Smiths bridge (Bridge 77)
Smiths bridge (Bridge 77)
Nice stone house
Nice stone house
 Stony Lane bridge (Bridge 78)
Stony Lane bridge (Bridge 78)
 Dolly Daydream
Dolly Daydream
 An inquisitive cow watches our progress
An inquisitive cow watches our progress
 Nice house
Nice house
Richmond bridge (Bridge 80)
Richmond bridge (Bridge 80)
 Several welcoming benches
Several welcoming benches
 Farm and countryside
Farm and countryside
 Potters Brook bridge (Bridge 81)
Potters Brook bridge (Bridge 81)
 Cocker aqueduct (Bridge 82)
Cocker aqueduct (Bridge 82)
Horse
Horse
 Hay Carr bridge (Bridge 83)
Hay Carr bridge (Bridge 83)
 Quaint stone cottage
Quaint stone cottage
 Nice house with turret
Nice house with turret
 Deep in the countryside
Deep in the countryside
Ellel Grange bridge (Bridge 84)
Ellel Grange bridge (Bridge 84)
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 Double bridge (Bridge 85)
Double bridge (Bridge 85)
 Beautiful canal scenery
Beautiful canal scenery
 Glasson Branch
Glasson Branch
 First lock of the Glasson branch
First lock of the Glasson branch
Stone cottage at Glasson junction
Stone cottage at Glasson junction
 Boats moored at Galgate
Boats moored at Galgate
 Galgate bridge (Bridge 86)
Galgate bridge (Bridge 86)
 The Plough pub at Galgate, our food stop
The Plough pub at Galgate, our food stop
 Leaving Galgate
Leaving Galgate
Condor aqueduct (Bridge 87)
Condor aqueduct (Bridge 87)
 Ellel Hall bridge (Bridge 88)
Ellel Hall bridge (Bridge 88)
 Small housing estate on the canal
Small housing estate on the canal
 A pair of swans in a garden
A pair of swans in a garden
 Strange object, can you help?
Strange object, can you help?
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Muddy towpath
Muddy towpath
 New Park bridge (Bridge 89)
New Park bridge (Bridge 89)
 Thomas busy texting his girlfriend
Thomas busy texting his girlfriend
 Ashton Park bridge (Bridge 90)
Ashton Park bridge (Bridge 90)
 Looks more like a river than a canal
Looks more like a river than a canal
Brantbeck bridge (Bridge 91)
Brantbeck bridge (Bridge 91)
 Unnamed aqueduct and Burrow Beck bridge (Bridge 92)
Unnamed aqueduct and Burrow Beck bridge (Bridge 92)
 Carr Lane bridge (Bridge 93)
Carr Lane bridge (Bridge 93)
 Pipe bridge
Pipe bridge
 Deep Cutting bridge (Bridge 94)
Deep Cutting bridge (Bridge 94)
Thomas posing in the middle of nowhere
Thomas posing in the middle of nowhere
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 A splash of colour other than green
A splash of colour other than green
 Feeding a couple of ducks
Feeding a couple of ducks
 A narrow boat garage
A narrow boat garage
 The house the garage belongs to
The house the garage belongs to
A bloke mowing his lawn
A bloke mowing his lawn
 Approaching Lancaster, a road parallel to the towpath
Approaching Lancaster, a road parallel to the towpath
 Signs of life, a house!
Signs of life, a house!
 Haverbreaks bridge (Bridge 95)
Haverbreaks bridge (Bridge 95)
 Aldcliffe Road bridge (Bridge 96)
Aldcliffe Road bridge (Bridge 96)
Hilly field opposite Aldcliffe Road
Hilly field opposite Aldcliffe Road
 Virgin train on unnamed bridge (Bridge 97)
Virgin train on unnamed bridge (Bridge 97)
 Almost time to leave
Almost time to leave
 Unnamed bridge (Bridge 98)
Unnamed bridge (Bridge 98)
 End of our walk, a short trek to the station
End of our walk, a short trek to the station
 
 

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