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Bosley Locks, Nr Macclesfield, Cheshire.

The flight of 12 locks lifts the Macclesfield Canal some 110 feet as it makes its way north to Marple. The side pounds are still there but sadly the paddle system allowing them to be used is no longer. The purpose of them is to help save water.

Lutz Treczoks Cody

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