Leigh Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)

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

A bascule bridge on the Leigh branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal A bascule bridge on the Leigh branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

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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.

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