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Barton Bridges - feats & fails, rebels & royalty

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Barton Aqueduct Pocket Park

Pocket Park, Eccles, Manchester M30 7AE

Eccles

M30 7AE

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A walking tour of the historic village of Barton Upon Irwell and its engineering feats (and failures,) plus visiting rebels and royalty

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Barton upon Irwell is an ancient village settlement and has had a bridge or crossing for the River Irwell since at least the 16th Century. Come and hear the stories and learn about the feats of engineering and the fails, the rebels and the royalty as well as the lives of the local people and how they changed with the coming of the Bridgewater Canal and the Manchester Ship Canal.

Tour includes time for a food/drink/comfort break at the Barley Farm Inn in Barton.

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Barton Aqueduct Pocket Park

Pocket Park, Eccles, Manchester M30 7AE

Eccles

M30 7AE

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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