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Most viewed - The Canals and Locks
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Hawk Green Boat House548 viewsA hand coloured postcard with Hawk Green Boathouse to the fore and All Saints Old Church dominating the background of this view from the Macclesfield Canal with nothing in between! Postmarked 1908.
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Lock No. 09545 viewsA rare postcard of a working horse-drawn boat at Lock 9 on the Peak Forest Canal during the early 1900s.
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Hollins Mill Canal Arm533 viewsThe canal arm to Hollins Mill. Marple Liberal Club and the Hollins Mill Chimney visible in the background.
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Hollins Mill Canal Arm 1988532 viewsClose-up of the Hollins Mill Canal arm exposed during reconstruction of the Co-Op car park in 1988. From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Waterside Boathouses524 viewsPostcard of Boat Houses and Swing Bridge on Waterside, postmarked 1916.
From Marple Local History Society Archives.
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Brick Bridge520 viewsBrick Bridge on the Peak Forest Canal. As it was in 2006.
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Bottom Lock518 viewsA hand coloured view of Aqueduct House from Bottom Lock.
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Bottom Lock514 viewsBottom Lock on the Peak Forest Canal. This scene is virtually unchanged today.
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Bottom Lock514 viewsA very old barge at Bottom Lock on the Peak Forest Canal.
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Bottom Lock501 viewsAnother view of Bottom Lock on the Peak Forest Canal.
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Waterside Boathouses500 viewsBoathouses on Waterside, courtesy of the Basil Juda collection.
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Oakwood Mill489 viewsTote that Barge! Near Oakwood Mill, Romiley.
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