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The Bridgewater in Cheshire: Recent archaeological investigations

Nevell, MD 2012, 'The Bridgewater in Cheshire: Recent archaeological investigations' , in: Bridgewater 250. The Archaeology of the World's First Industrial Canal , Centre for Applied Archaeology, University of Salford, Salford, pp. 93-104.

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    Abstract

    The book chapter reviews nearly two decades of archaeological resesearch along the Cheshire extension of the Bridgewater Canal, opened in 1776. This includes studies of Cornbrook Weir, the Dunham Aqueduct, Runcorn terminus and the surviving buildings at Broadheath Quay. Many of these sites included canal structures that were the first of their type.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Editors: Nevell, MD and Wyke, T
    Themes: Built and Human Environment
    Memory, Text and Place
    Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Applied Archaeology
    Publisher: Centre for Applied Archaeology, University of Salford
    Refereed: Yes
    ISBN: 9780956594716
    Funders: English Heritage
    Depositing User: MD Nevell
    Date Deposited: 14 May 2012 10:44
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 18:27
    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/22683

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