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The 21 May marks the 125th Anniversary of the opening of the Manchester Ship Canal. 36 miles long it links Manchester to the Irish Sea. It also features the Barton Swing Aqueduct which allows boats on the Bridgewater Canal to pass over the Ship Canal! http://bit.ly/2VFepCs
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Author: British Pathé

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