Virtual Cruise - Leigh to Astley Green (4)

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Marsland Green Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
Marsland Green Bridge.
Marsland Green Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
A closer view of Marsland Green Bridge, showing one of the two wooden posts positioned to prevent towropes from rubbing against the brickwork. Sadly, the motorcycle barrier now makes it impossible for a boathorse to pass under the bridge!
East Lancs Road Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
After Marsland Green, the A580 East Lancs Road crosses the canal.
from East Lancs Road Bridge, Leigh, Bridgewater Canal
Looking west from the East Lancs Road Bridge towards Leigh.
from East Lancs Road Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
Looking east from the East Lancs Road Bridge towards Worsley. The high rise buildings of Manchester can be seen ahead on the horizon.
Lingard's Footbridge, Bridgewater Canal
Lingard's Footbridge.
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