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Burscough Wharf, Burscough, West Lancashire

Burscough Wharf was a  purpose built  canal horse site. It’s easy to forget that for many years the  boats on the Leeds and Liverpool canal had no engines, but instead were pulled by horses along the aptly named ‘towpath’. In recent years this formerly derelict site … Continue reading

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