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Guided Heritage Walk on the Pocklington Canal

Join us for a guided walk along part of the Pocklington Canal, looking at historic features and habitats that have been or will be transformed thanks to a Heritage Lottery Fund grant.

Event details

14 December 2017

10:00am - 1:30pm

Pocklington Canal

Pocklington Canal


Pocklington Canal, starting at Melbourne Moorings

Off Main Street, Melbourne
Melbourne, YO42 4QJ

During the walk you will pass the amphibious excavator in action as the dredging team carry out work along the canal, and you can also see the lock that the local canal restoration society are currently renovating.

This walk is part of the National Lottery 'Thank you' campaign, giving lottery ticket holders free entry, or a behind the scenes experience, at sites which have benefitted from Heritage Lottery Fund grants. Mince pies and hot drinks will be provided at the end of the walk to those with lottery tickets as part of this national campaign.

For more information and booking please visit Pocklington Canal guided heritage walk

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