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West Yorkshire Photographic Memories

West Yorkshire Photographic Memories

The photo 'Ferrybridge, The Canal Locks c1955' appears in this book.

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Caption for Ferrybridge, The Canal Locks C1955: The Aire and Calder Navigation of the late 18th century opened up trade between West Yorkshire and the Humber, and thence to the rest of Europe. Coal from Kellingley Colliery also travelled this route up to the power station, which has been on the riverside since 1927.

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