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The cheshire ring is a circular canal route in the north west of england.
Cheshire ring canal route map. The route is well waymarked with a blue and white disc. An exciting ring this route takes in everything from the peaks to the cheshire plain. 97 miles about 55 hours cruising 93 locks.
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Built 1875 to lower boats between the canal and the river below manchester. A map of the four counties ring cheshire ring bridgewater canal and macclesfield canal. Scenic lock flight and high aqueduct over the river goyt macclesfield silk museum little moreton hall.
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Shops industrial heritage arts music media museum of science and industry old trafford granada studios marple. The cheshire ring is a circular canal route in the north west of england. P5 n5 l5 e4 buy maps now.
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The route is 97 miles long as has a total of 92 locks. Featuring the bridgewater canal the first canal to be built in the modern waterways era the cheshire ring was formed after successful campaigns to restore several key sections around the route and is one of the original cruising rings. The cheshire ring is a canal cruising circuit or canal ring which includes sections of six canals in and around cheshire and greater manchester in north west england.
More than 50 years providing unique canal boat holidays. It s a popular route as it travels through a varied mix of landscapes between manchester city centre and rural cheshire with stunning views of the peak district and the cheshire plain. The ashton canal peak forest canal macclesfield canal trent and mersey canal bridgewater canal and rochdale canal.
Travelling through five counties the cheshire ring contrasts the highest waterways in england on the macclesfield and peak forest canals with the cityscape of manchester and its historic canal engineering. Narrowboat holidays across great britain. The cheshire ring takes in the whole of the macclesfield canal and parts of the trent and mersey bridgewater rochdale ashton and peak forest canals.
The cheshire ring is a gentle cruise through idyllic cheshire countryside clambering high and descending gracefully on a tranquil water road which conceals some of the. Google map of the cheshire ring places of interest.