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Market Harborough Arm (Grand Union Cnl)

The Market Harborough Arm is one of the two arms of the Leicester Line.

View round a bend on Market Harborough Arm of Grand Union Canal with moored boats in background Market Harborough Arm, Grand Union Canal

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It is lock free for its entire length of just under six miles, from Foxton to Market Harborough. The canal follows the hillsides, providing views of the east Leicestershire countryside.

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