Lock 23e, Dartmouth Lock, at Old Bank, Slaithwaite.
Old Bank, Slaithwaite, looking east towards Market Place and Britannia Road.
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Looking east to Britannia Road Bridge, Slaithwaite, with a small landing leading to Market Place on the left.
Looking west from Britannia Road Bridge, Slaithwaite.
Looking east from Britannia Road Bridge, A long narrow channel runs alongside Carr lane. When the canal was originally opened the roadway here was much narrower.
The channel widens as it approaches Lock 22e.
There is a landing area alongside Carr Lane. The restored Lock 22e (Pickle Lock) is seen just beyond. A range of take-aways, shops and small supermarkets nearby make this a good stopping place for boaters. There are good moorings, along with water and other facilities, below the lock.
Looking west towards Britannia Road from Lock 22e.
Looking east from Lock 22e. On the left the winding hole for boats to turn. Lock 21e is seen in the distance.