Leeds & Liverpool Canal, navigation, stone wall, tow path, tourism, sightseeing, 1980's, water, narrow boats, moored, moorings, town, Architecture, house, church, parked cars, 2 people walking, peaceful, canals, inland waterways, waterway, heritage, North Yorkshire, England, UK, GB
Skipton (also known as Skipton-in-Craven) is a civil parish and historic market town in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is a popular tourist destination in its own right, as well as being a convenient base for visitors to the Yorkshire Dales (the town is known as 'The Gateway to the Dales'). The Leeds and Liverpool Canal runs through the heart of Skipton and is a popular destination for tourists.
The Macclesfield Canal is a canal in east Cheshire, England. The canal runs 26 miles (42 km) from Marple Junction at Marple, where it joins the Upper Peak Forest Canal, 16 miles (26 km), southwards (through Bollington and Macclesfield), before arriving at Bosley. Having descended the 12 Bosley Locks over the course of about a mile (1. 6 km), the canal continues through Congleton to a junction with the Hall Green Branch of the Trent & Mersey Canal at Hall Green stop lock (the branch itself joins the main line a mile further on at Hardings Wood Junction, near Kidsgrove).