MB&B Canal Lectures

• The Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal – its history & restoration
The canal, opened in 1797, has a fascinating history. The talk describes its route, combining historic and present-day photographs and maps; it closes by looking briefly at the progress of restoration.


 

• The Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal – Through Time
The lecture presents images of the canal then and now. It is a presentation of the book of the same title, published in 2013.

 

 

 


• Building the Meccano Bridge

This lecture tells the story of how the Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal Society built the Meccano Bridge at Nob End in Little Lever.

 

 

[No charge for these talks; £50 donation requested to MB&BCS]



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