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Morecambe Bay Sunset Series: Construction of the Lancaster Canal

23 November @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Take a trip back to the late 18th century as Bill Froggatt tells us of the fascinating history of the Lancaster Canal

Join Heritage Advisor to the Canal and Rivers Trust Bill Froggatt as he tells us the intriguing story of the building of the Lancaster Canal.

The Lancaster Canal and the Glasson Branch were built between 1792 and 1826 at the height of the Industrial Revolution.

This talk will explore why the ‘Black and White Canal’ was built and introduce some of the characters that were involved in its construction

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