Virtual Journey - Elsecar Branch (6)

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Elsecar Branch, Dearne and Dove Canal
The remains of Cobcar Lock seen from the bridge.
Elsecar Branch, Dearne and Dove Canal
Looking back to Cobcar Lock, with a gas main crossing the lock head and not blending in with the scene.
Elsecar Branch, Dearne and Dove Canal
Approaching Elsecar Top Lock, with the church spire behind.
Elsecar Branch, Dearne and Dove Canal
The chamber of Elsecar Top Lock was restored by members of the Barnsley Canal Group and Waterway Recovery Group.
Elsecar Branch, Dearne and Dove Canal
New head gates were fitted to Elsecar Top Lock, made at Callis Mill on the Rochdale Canal.
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