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Bingley Five Rise Locks 1

Bingley's Five Rise Locks were built so that barges on the Leeds-Liverpool Canal (opened in 1774) could rise or fall around 60 feet - essential so that they could continue their progress in this hilly landscape in either direction!

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last updated: 03/04/2008 at 15:13
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