Lock 1 and Lift Bridge

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Lock 1 and lift bridge
Lock 1 and lift bridgeLock

Lock 1 was never paired, unlike locks 2, 3 and 4 which were paired.  The lock leads under the lift bridge onto the River Irwell.  The river is navigable upstream for a short distance to the right, and downstream to reach the Manchester Ship Canal.

Waterway and Kilometerage MASJ 00.040.02
OS Grid Reference SJ 83026 98051
Date and Time 160201 125024
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