Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “200 Years of the Lancaster Canal: An Illustrated History” as Want to Read:
Blank 133x176
200 Years of the Lanca...
Gordon Biddle
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

200 Years of the Lancaster Canal: An Illustrated History

liked it 3.00  ·  Rating details ·  1 rating  ·  0 reviews
2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the completion of the Lancaster Canal from Wigan to Kendal. Designed by the celebrated engineer John Ronnie, it is notable for a large number of aqueducts, including the magnificent Lune Aqueduct at Lancaster. A large aqueduct across the Ribble Valley at Preston was never built, leaving the canal in two sections connected by a temporary ...more
Published September 27th 2018 by Pen and Sword Transport
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about 200 Years of the Lancaster Canal, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about 200 Years of the Lancaster Canal

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-1
liked it 3.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  1 rating  ·  0 reviews

More filters
Sort order
rated it liked it
May 19, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Gordon Biddle has carried out extensive research and has written twelve books and numerous articles on the history of railways and inland waterways, their engineering and architecture. He is a vice-president of the Railway and Canal Historical Society, and in 2012 Prince Micheal of Kent presented him with the Transport Trust's Lifetime Achievement Award for recording historic railway and canal inf ...more