Leigh Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)

The Leigh Branch is part of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

View down Leigh Branch of Leeds & Liverpool Canal with bridge in background Leigh Branch, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, courtesy of markhsal, Flickr

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The branch runs seven miles, from the junction with the Leeds & Liverpool Canal main line at Wigan, to Leigh, where it joins the Stretford and Leigh Branch of the Bridgewater Canal.

Find stoppages, restrictions and other navigational advice for this waterway.

Read about the history of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal