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Lancaster Canal – Restoring Travel from a Bygone Era - English Lakes Blog
In the mid-18th century Lancaster was a prosperous port but this was threatened as ships grew in size making navigating up the River Lune difficult. Whilst the port at Liverpool in the south was flourishing, the future of the ports of Lancaster and Milnthorpe was in doubt. In an effort to re-invigorate trade, the merchants … Continue reading Lancaster Canal – Restoring Travel from a Bygone Era