Manchester Ship Canal (4)

Barton Viaduct carrying the M60 motorway over the Manchester Ship Canal
Barton Viaduct carrying the M60 motorway. Barton swing bridge and swing aqueduct are seen in the distance.
boat on the Bridgewater Canal passes across Barton Swing Aqueduct on the Manchester Ship Canal
A boat on the Bridgewater Canal passes across Barton Swing Aqueduct.
Manchester Ship Canal at Barton
Manchester Ship Canal from Barton swing Aqueduct, looking east towards Eccles and Salford.
Trafford Park wharf on the Manchester Ship Canal
The coaster Arklow Valour is discharging maize from France at Cerestar Wharf, Trafford Park.
Centenary Way lift bridge on the Manchester Ship Canal
The lifting bridge on the new Centenary Way linking Eccles with Trafford Park.
Mode Wheel Lock on the Manchester Ship Canal
Entering the vast chamber of Mode Wheel Lock. The striking shape of the Imperial War Museum North can be seen beyond.
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