Looking east towards the Rochdale Canal from Castlefield.
The Staffordshire Arm looking northwards towards the Museum of Science and Industry.
A few yards from the canal is Liverpool Road Station, the world's first railway station building. The line to Liverpool ran across the bridge. The station is now part of the Museum of Science and Industry.
Looking south towards the railway viaducts with the YHA hostel on the right. There is a water point on the left.
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Three railway viaducts stride across the canal basins.