Walk Saturday 7 August 2004

Todmorden to Littleborough along the Rochdale Canal


Todmorden. The start of the walk.
These mile markers are found along the Rochdale Canal in Yorkshire. This marker is near the Library Lock in Todmorden..
Gaulxholme Viaduct in the distance. The banks of the canal here were covered in purple heather.
Gaulxholme viaduct carrying the railway from Manchester the Halifax. Built only 40 years after the canal was opened. Progress!
Former Canal warehouse not far from the viaduct.
Walsden Church in the background. Service point here for boaters.

Two boats in transit towards the summit near Walsden
A desirable residence on the banks of the canal.

Bankwood Cottage Rebuilt 1997

Cottages along the canal.
Looking back at the cottages.
What has happened to the Fisherman?
Two boats entering the lock at Warland
.Lock at Warland looking back into Yorkshire.
A fisherman at Warland.