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    Default Leeds to Liverpool Canal

    £1m rescue for derelict city canal

    Oct 25 2007 by Nick Coligan, Liverpool Echo

    MORE than £1m will be spent transforming a rundown stretch of the Leeds-Liverpool canal.

    The money will be used to upgrade the neglected area between the Eldonian village, in Vauxhall, and Bootle’s Bedford Road. more

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    I was under the impression the 'British Waterways' owned the canal.
    If this is true I have not seen the name mentioned.

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    There's a part of it either side of Bankhall st, just to the West of Brasenose road which has a green surface and has no doubt had factory and warehouse effluence and/or rubbish dumped in it in the past. It has to be cleared if the new passageway across the three graces frontage is to be realised.
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    The canal's 21st Century start point, some few hundred yards up from its original beginnings. This viewed from the back of the Eldonian village hall.







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