Virtual Journey - Swinton to Wath - (1)

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Swinton Junction, South Yorkshire Navigation
Swinton Junction on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation. Swinton Lock is on the right. The Dearne and Dove Canal leads off in the centre of the picture, but the entrance is filled with moored barges.
Swinton Junction, South Yorkshire Navigation
Looking south from Swinton Lock. The large Waddington's barge on the right is moored in the entrance to the Dearne and Dove Canal.
Swinton Locks, Dearne and Dove Canal
Looking up the Dearne and Dove Canal from Swinton Lock on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation. Waddington's boatyard now occupy the first couple of pounds of the canal.
Swinton Locks, Dearne and Dove Canal
Looking south from Lock 3 towards Swinton Junction.
Swinton Locks, Dearne and Dove Canal
Detail of lock gate and paddle gear at Lock 3.
Swinton Locks and Bridge, Dearne and Dove Canal
Looking north towards Lock 4 and Swinton Bridge.
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