Old Double Locks

< Next St Helens Canal Next >
< Old Double Locks Jn Earlestown >
Old Double Locks

Old Double Locks

This two lock staircase became know as the “Old Double Locks” to distinguish them from a newer two lock staircase built closer to St Helens.  The canal is used for water management, taking the flow from the two branches which meet immediately beyond the footbridge just visible at the top of the locks.

Waterway and Kilometerage HELENS 21.050
OS Grid Reference SJ 53675 96085
Date and Time 160114 105757
Copyright © Paul Balmer

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.